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Watchers of the Stars: The Story of a Revolution

Patrick Moore - Science - 2009 - 186 pages
To commemorate the 400th anniversary of Galileo's historic first recorded astronomical observations and to coincide with the United Nations International Year of Astronomy 2009 ...
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Galileo for Kids: His Life and Ideas, 25 Activities

Richard Panchyk - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2005 - 184 pages
Biography of the man who invented the telescope and proved the earth revolves around the sun. Includes activities.
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Invisible Force: The Quest to Define the Laws of Motion

Glen Phelan - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2006 - 59 pages
Discusses the findings of early scientists concerning the physics of motion and gravity and how they are used today.
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The Crime of Galileo

Giorgio de Santillana - Biography & Autobiography - 1955 - 338 pages
A biography of the Italian scientist, concentrating on his prosecution for urging belief in revolutionary astronomical discoveries
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The Galileo Connection

Charles E. Hummel - Religion - 1986 - 293 pages
Discusses controversies between science and Christianity in their historical contexts.
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Galileo: A Very Short Introduction

Stillman Drake - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 160 pages
In a startling reinterpretation of the evidence, Stillman Drake advances the hypothesis that Galileo's trial and condemnation by the Inquisition was caused not by his defiance ...
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The telescope makers: from Galileo to the space age

Barbara Land - Astronomers - 1968 - 245 pages
Profiles the lives and scientific discoveries of ten scientists pioneering in the development of the telescope.
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