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Selected writings / Galileo Galilei ; translated by William R. Shea and Mark Davie ; with an introduction and notes by William R. Shea.

By: Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642.
Contributor(s): Shea, William R | Davie, Mark.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press): Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012Description: xxxvii, 431 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9780199583690 (pbk.); 0199583692 (pbk.).Uniform titles: Selections. English. 2012 Subject(s): Science -- Early works to 1800 | Astronomy -- Early works to 1800DDC classification:
Contents:
Introduction - Select Bibliography - A Chronology of Galileo - A Sidereal Message - Letters on the Sunspots - First Letter - From the Third Letter - Science and Religion - Letter to Don Benedetto Castelli - Letter to the Grand Duchess Christina - Letter from Cardinal Bellarmine to Paolo Antonio Foscarini - Observations on the Copernican Theory - From The Assayer - Dialogue on the Two Chief World Systems - First Day - From the Second Day - From the Third Day - Fourth Day - The Trial - Two New Sciences - From the First Day - From the Third Day - Explanatory Notes - Index
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Translated from the Italian.

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