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The Resource Galileo : the genius who faced the Inquisition, Philip Steele

Galileo : the genius who faced the Inquisition, Philip Steele

Label
Galileo : the genius who faced the Inquisition
Title
Galileo
Title remainder
the genius who faced the Inquisition
Statement of responsibility
Philip Steele
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the childhood, education, interests, and inventions of Galileo, as well as how his studies led to conflict with the Catholic church
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1948-
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Steele, Philip
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
catalogs
Series statement
National Geographic world history biographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Galileo
  • Astronomers
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomers
  • Scientists
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Galileo : the genius who faced the Inquisition, Philip Steele
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Galileo's childhood -- A scientist is born -- Going to school -- Italy in Galileo's time -- Everyday life -- Student and teacher -- The student -- The teacher -- New ideas -- An eye on the heavens -- Family matters -- Sun, moon, and stars -- Inquisition -- Trouble ahead -- Friends and enemies -- The trial -- The final years -- House arrest -- What we know now -- Spreading the word -- The fading light -- After Galileo
Control code
1223710
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
A Marshall edition
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781426302954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1223710
  • (Sirsi) 1223710
  • (OCoLC)185032606
Label
Galileo : the genius who faced the Inquisition, Philip Steele
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Galileo's childhood -- A scientist is born -- Going to school -- Italy in Galileo's time -- Everyday life -- Student and teacher -- The student -- The teacher -- New ideas -- An eye on the heavens -- Family matters -- Sun, moon, and stars -- Inquisition -- Trouble ahead -- Friends and enemies -- The trial -- The final years -- House arrest -- What we know now -- Spreading the word -- The fading light -- After Galileo
Control code
1223710
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
A Marshall edition
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781426302954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1223710
  • (Sirsi) 1223710
  • (OCoLC)185032606

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