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Galileo : a very short introduction

Author: Stillman Drake
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Series: Very short introductions, 44
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a startling reinterpretation of the evidence, Stillman Drake advances the hypothesis that Galileo's trial and condemnation by the Inquisition was caused not by his defiance of the Church, but by  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Einführung
Named Person: Galileo Galilei; Galileo Galilei
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stillman Drake
ISBN: 9780192854568 0192854569
OCLC Number: 793887542
Description: 127 p : ill.
Contents: List of illustrations ; Introduction ; 1. The background ; 2. Galileo's early years ; 3. Conflicts with philosophers ; 4. Conflicts with astronomers and theologians ; 5. The Dialogue and the Inquisition ; 6. The final years ; Reading list ; Index
Series Title: Very short introductions, 44
Responsibility: Stillman Drake.
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