Remembering Galileo
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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642 -- Religion.,
  • Religion and science.,
  • Faith and reason -- Christianity.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-189) and index.

StatementSpencer K. Porter.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQB36.G2 P85 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination204 p. :
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1278967M
ISBN 100819199621, 081919963X
LC Control Number95010747

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