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Truth on trial : the story of Galileo Galilei

Author: Vicki Cobb; George Ulrich
Publisher: New York : Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the 16th-century Italian mathematician, physicist, and astronomer who questioned the accepted scientific theories of his time and was tried by the Inquisition for his ideas.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cobb, Vicki.
Truth on trial.
New York : Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, ©1979
(OCoLC)580060514
Named Person: Galileo Galilei; Galileo; Galileo Galilei
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vicki Cobb; George Ulrich
ISBN: 0698307097 9780698307094
OCLC Number: 4591317
Description: 63 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Vicki Cobb ; illustrated by George Ulrich.

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A biography of the 16th-century Italian mathematician, physicist, and astronomer who questioned the accepted scientific theories of his time and was tried by the Inquisition for his ideas.

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