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Galileo's battle for the heavens.

Author: Dava Sobel
Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. : SBS, 2003.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dramatic life of great Italian scientist Galileo Galilei, with emphasis on his relationship and correspondence with his daughter, the nun Marie Celeste. Includes re-enactments and expert interviews. Based on Dava Sobel's book, Galileo's Daughter.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Galileo Galilei; Maria Celeste Galilei; Galileo Galilei; Maria Celeste Galilei
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Dava Sobel
OCLC Number: 505968960
Notes: Broadcast date: 18/5/2003.
Credits: Director: Peter Jones; producer/writer: David Axelrod; writer: Dava Sobel.
Performer(s): Narrator: Liev Schreiber; cast: Simon Callow, Laura Nordi, John Fraser.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (112 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.

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Dramatic life of great Italian scientist Galileo Galilei, with emphasis on his relationship and correspondence with his daughter, the nun Marie Celeste. Includes re-enactments and expert interviews. Based on Dava Sobel's book, Galileo's Daughter.

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