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Galileo in Rome: The Rise and Fall of a Troublesome Genius
Author: Shea, William R. & Mariano Artigas
Reference #: 1762
Status: For Sale
List Price: $20.00
Oxford University Press; Oxford, New York et al, 2003. First Edition, Fine in like dustjacket. Pp. [xi] + 226; illustrated (b&w); References, Select Bibliography and Index.
From the dj: “Galileo’s trial by the Inquisition is one of the most dramatic incidents in the history of science and religion. Today, we tend to see this event in black and white – Galileo all white, the Church all black. Galileo in Rome present a much more nuanced account of Galileo’s relationship with Rome. The book offers a fascinating account of the six trips Galileo made to Rome . . .”
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