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The trial of Galileo : Aristotelianism, the "new cosmology," and the Catholic Church, 1616-1633

Author: Michael S Pettersen; Frederick Purnell, Jr.; Mark C Carnes
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2008] ©2008
Series: '">"Reacting to the past" series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Part of the Reacting to the Past series, The Trial of Galileo brings the Scientific Revolution to life by sparking debate on issues of science and religion.

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Galileo Galilei; Galileo Galilei
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael S Pettersen; Frederick Purnell, Jr.; Mark C Carnes
ISBN: 9780393937343 0393937348
OCLC Number: 861966447
Description: vi, 218 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Series Title: "Reacting to the past" series.
Responsibility: Michael S. Pettersen, Washington and Jefferson College, Frederick Purnell, Jr., Queens College, Mark C. Carnes, Barnard College, Columbia University.
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