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Galileo in Rome : the rise and fall of a troublesome genius

Author: William R Shea; Mariano Artigas
Publisher: Oxford ; New York ; Auckland : Oxford University Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Two leading authorities on Galileo offer a brilliant revisionist look at the career of the great Italian scientist.

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Genre/Form: History
Biographies
Named Person: Galileo Galilei; Galileo Galilei; Galileo Galilei; Galileo Galilei
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William R Shea; Mariano Artigas
ISBN: 0195165985 9780195165982 9780195177589 0195177584
OCLC Number: 492013746
Notes: Autre tirage : 2004 (éd. brochée).
Description: 1 vol. (XI-226 p.-[32] p. de pl.) : ill., cartes, portr., couv. ill. en coul. ; 25 cm
Responsibility: William R. Shea and Mariano Artigas.

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Shea and Artigas have written a work exceptional for its rigor and clarity. * Investigacion y Ciencia * Organizing the story around Galileo's six trips to Rome, as the authors do, works very well. Read more...

 
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