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Galileo's daughter : [a historical memoir of science, faith and love]

Author: Dava Sobel; David Rintoul
Publisher: London : HarperCollinsAudioBooks, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Galileo is seen as one of the greatest scientists ever, but little is known of his illegitimate daughter, Virginia. As a nun, she wrote 120 letters to her father from 1623 to her death from exposure  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Galileo Galilei; Maria Celeste Galilei; Maria Celeste Galilei
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Dava Sobel; David Rintoul
ISBN: 0001056123 9780001056121
OCLC Number: 53213855
Notes: Abridged.
At head of title: David Rintoul reads.
Performer(s): Read by David Rintoul.
Description: 2 sound cassettes (ca. 4 hr.) : analog.
Other Titles: David Rintoul reads Galileo's daughter
Responsibility: by Dava Sobel.

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