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8 edition of Galileo"s treasure box found in the catalog.

Galileo"s treasure box

by Catherine Brighton

  • 323 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Walker & Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Galilei, Maria Celeste, 1600-1634 -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Galilei, Maria Celeste, 1600-1634 -- Fiction.,
  • Galileo, 1564-1642 -- Fiction.,
  • Fathers and daughters -- Fiction.,
  • Astronomers -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    While Galileo sleeps, his young daughter Virginia, later known as Maria Celeste, explores his study and discovers some of the tools he uses in his scientific experiments.

    Edition Notes

    StatementCatherine Brighton ; introduction by Dava Sobel.
    GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B76524 Gal 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3942583M
    ISBN 100802787681, 0802787703
    LC Control Number2001022248

    An exceptionally rare and valuable copy of a 17th-century book by Galileo Galilei — seemingly signed and hand-illustrated by the great astronomer and thinker — was hailed as the find of the.   Galileo was accused twice of heresy by the church for his beliefs, and wrote a number of books on his ideas. Early Life Galileo Galilei was born in Pisa in the Duchy of Florence, Italy, on.

    Books from The New York Times bestselling Ivy & Bean series "Introduce independent readers to the award-winning Ivy & Bean series with this boxed set containing the first three books about two spunky second graders." — Seira Wilson, Amazon Editor Meet Ivy and Bean, two friends who never meant to like each other: Ivy and Bean are very different. Bean is loud and wild and goofy. Thomas Salusbury (ca. – ca. ) was an English mathematician and translator. He translated several works of physics and mathematics into English. He was an admirer of Galileo, wrote a book on his life and work, and in published Galileo’s The Systeme of the World in Four Dialogues in the English language ("Inglished from the Original Italian Copy").

    Books from The New York Times bestselling Ivy & Bean series "Introduce independent readers to the award-winning Ivy & Bean series with this boxed set containing the first three books about two spunky second graders." — Seira Wilson, Amazon Editor Meet Ivy and Bean, two friends who never meant to like each other: Ivy and Bean are very different. Bean is loud and wild and/5(16). Worse, Galileo had declared that the book of nature was written in the language of mathematics, not in biblical terms. Cardinal Maffeo Barberini had taken the name Urban VIII in at age


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Galileo, in full Galileo Galilei, (born FebruPisa [Italy]—died January 8,Arcetri, near Florence), Italian natural philosopher, astronomer, and mathematician who made fundamental contributions to the sciences of motion, astronomy, and strength of materials and to the development of the scientific formulation of (circular) inertia, the law of falling bodies, and.

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