Galileo at Work: His Scientific Biography

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Courier Dover Publications, Feb 20, 2003 - Biography & Autobiography - 536 pages
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This fascinating, scholarly study by one of the world's foremost authorities on Galileo offers a vivid portrait of one of history's greatest minds. Detailed accounts, including many excerpts from Galileo's own writings, offer insights into his work on motion, mechanics, hydraulics, strength of materials, and projectiles. 36 black-and-white illustrations.
  

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Contents

THREE
33
FOUR
50
16034
74
SEVEN
117
EIGHT
134
NINE
157
161213
195
TWELVE
214
SIXTEEN
289
162631
306
EIGHTEEN
330
NINETEEN
353
TWENTY
373
TWENTYONE
394
TWENTYTWO
413
Biographies
437

THIRTEEN
231
FOURTEEN
252
FIFTEEN
267
Notes
473
Index
509
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