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Galileo and the universe

Author: Steve Parker
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Discusses the life and discoveries of Galileo, the sixteenth- and seventeenth-century mathematician, physicist, and astronomer who challenged ideas more than a thousand years old and changed the course of science.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Galileo Galilei; Galileo; Galileo Galilei; Galileo
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Parker
ISBN: 0060207353 9780060207359 0060207361 9780060207366
OCLC Number: 24287561
Notes: "Ages 8-12"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Steve Parker.

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Discusses the life and discoveries of Galileo, the sixteenth- and seventeenth-century mathematician, physicist, and astronomer who challenged ideas more than a thousand years old and changed the course of science.

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