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Kepler : a novel

Author: John Banville
Publisher: New York : Vintage International, 1993.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage International edView all editions and formats
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Banville recreates the life of Johannes Kepler and his drive to chart the orbits of the planets and the geometry of the universe. Vexed by domestic strife, appalled by religious upheaval, and vulnerable to the whims of his patrons, astronomy is a quest for some sort of divine order.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Biographical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Banville, John.
Kepler.
New York : Vintage International, 1993
(DLC) 93013108
(OCoLC)27897758
Named Person: Johannes Kepler; Johannes Kepler
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Banville
ISBN: 9780307817143 0307817148 1299046908 9781299046900
OCLC Number: 621984252
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (192 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: by John Banville.

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Banville recreates the life of Johannes Kepler and his drive to chart the orbits of the planets and the geometry of the universe. Vexed by domestic strife, appalled by religious upheaval, and vulnerable to the whims of his patrons, astronomy is a quest for some sort of divine order.

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