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Starry messenger : a book depicting the life of a famous scientist, mathematician, astronomer, philosopher, physicist Galileo Galilei

Author: Peter Sis; Library of Congress. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
Publisher: New York : Farrar Strauss Giroux, 1998, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Braille book : Braille : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the life and work of the courageous man who changed the way people saw the galaxy, by offering objective evidence that the earth was not the fixed center of the universe.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Galileo Galilei; Galileo Galilei
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Sis; Library of Congress. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
OCLC Number: 38912945
Notes: Reprint. Originally published in 1996.
Thermoform braille sheets alternate with print pages.
Produced in braille for the Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, by National Braille Press Inc.
"BR11012."
Description: 1 v. of print and braille (braille p. i-viii and 1-33) : col. ill. ; 32 cm.
Responsibility: created and illustrated by Peter Sis.

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Describes the life and work of the courageous man who changed the way people saw the galaxy, by offering objective evidence that the earth was not the fixed center of the universe.

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