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The trial of Galileo, 1612-1633

Author: Thomas F Mayer
Publisher: North York, Ontario : University of Toronto Press, Beaconsfield, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, [2012] 2013. ©2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines Galileo's trial as a legal event. Includes correspondence, legal documents, transcripts and excerpts from Galileo's work for critical analysis of primary sources. Includes an introduction detailing Galileo's life and work, the Council of Trent, the role of the papacy and the Roman Inquisition and gives a clear explanation of how a trial before the Inquisition would have been conducted. Each primary source  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Early works to 1800 Sources
Biography Early works to 1800 Sources
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Mayer, Thomas F.
Trial of Galileo, 1612-1633.
Toronto : University of Toronto Press Higher Education, ©2000
Named Person: Galileo Galilei; Galileo Galilei
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas F Mayer
ISBN: 9781442605206 1442605200
OCLC Number: 865475017
Notes: Primary source material translated from the Latin.
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 210 pages) : 1 illustration
Contents: Sunspot Letters : the cause of most of the trouble --
Formal proceedings begin --
The Inquisition and the Index take action --
Publication to Dialogue on the two chief world systems and the beginning of the trial's second phase --
Summons to Rome and Galileo's resistance --
Galileo arrives in Rome --
Formal proceedings resume --
Sentence and abjuration.
Responsibility: edited by Thomas F. Mayer.
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Examines Galileo's trial as a legal event. Includes correspondence, legal documents, transcripts and excerpts from Galileo's work for critical analysis of primary sources. Includes an introduction detailing Galileo's life and work, the Council of Trent, the role of the papacy and the Roman Inquisition and gives a clear explanation of how a trial before the Inquisition would have been conducted. Each primary source begins with a headnote, questions to guide students through each source and suggested readings.

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