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Heresy (Giordano Bruno, Bk 1)
Heresy - Giordano Bruno, Bk 1
Author: S. J. Parris
Giordano Bruno was a monk, poet, scientist, and magician on the run from the Roman Inquisition on charges of heresy for his belief that the Earth orbits the sun and that the universe is infinite. This alone could have got him burned at the stake, but he was also a student of occult philosophies and magic. — Bruno's pursuit of this rare knowle...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780385531283
ISBN-10: 0385531281
Publication Date: 2/23/2010
Pages: 448
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.

3.7 stars, based on 17 ratings
Publisher: Doubleday
Book Type: Hardcover
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Finally, a book that I can say that I was genuinely intrigued by! I started this book believing it to be about the war between science and faith, but it turns out that it is faith versus faith. Still, the question of whodunit brings Bruno (and the reader) on a thrilling chase to an unexpected conclusion (at least for me). It brings about the question, what is right and wrong? Who can answer that with certainty? Is the truth sometimes better left unsaid?
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