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Discoveries and Opinions of Galileo
Discoveries and Opinions of Galileo
Author: Galileo Galilei, Stillman Drake (Translator)
Directing his polemics against the pedantry of his time, Galileo, as his own popularizer, addressed his writings to contemporary laymen. His support of Copernican cosmology, against the Church's strong opposition, his development of a telescope, and his unorthodox opinions as a philosopher of science were the central concerns of his career a...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780385092395
ISBN-10: 0385092393
Publication Date: 3/1/1957
Pages: 320
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Publisher: Anchor
Book Type: Paperback
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