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On sunspots

Author: Galileo Galilei; Eileen Adair Reeves; Albert Van Helden; Christoph Scheiner
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Galileo's telescopic discoveries, and especially his observation of sunspots, caused great debate in an age when the heavens were thought to be perfect and unchanging. This title features a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Galilei, Galileo.
On sunspots.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2010
(DLC) 2009042191
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Galileo Galilei; Eileen Adair Reeves; Albert Van Helden; Christoph Scheiner
OCLC Number: 780503068
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 14 févr. 2012).
TRAITEMENT SOMMAIRE.
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Galileo Galilei & Christoph Scheiner ; translated and introduced by Eileen Reeves & Albert Van Helden.

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"[This volume] will be essential to historians interested in the development and use of the telescope and in religion of that period. Highly recommended."--M. K. Hemenway "Choice " [This volume] will Read more...

 
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