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The Earth moves : Galileo and the Roman Inquisition / Dan Hofstadter.

By: Hofstadter, Dan.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Great discoveries: Publisher: New York ; London : Atlas & Co. : W.W. Norton, 2010Description: 240 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9780393338201 (pbk.) :; 0393338207 (pbk.).Subject(s): Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642 -- Trials, litigation, etc | Catholic Church -- Doctrines -- History -- 17th century | Catholic Church -- Italy -- History -- 17th century | Inquisition -- Italy -- Rome | Astronomy -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History of doctrines -- 17th century | Science, RenaissanceDDC classification:
Contents:
The summons -- Galileo Galilei and Maffeo Barberini -- The telescope, or, Seeing -- The trial, or, Not seeing -- Invidia.
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Originally published: 2009.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [212]-231) and index.

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