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Galileo's daughter : a historical memoir of science, faith and love

"Inspired by a long fascination with Galileo, and by the remarkable surviving letters of his daughter, the cloistered nun Maria Celeste, Dava Sobel has crafted a biography that dramatically recolors the personality and accomplishments of a mythic figure whose early-seventeenth-century clash with Catholic doctrine continues to define the schism between science and religion. Moving between Galileo's grand public life and Maria Celeste's sequestered world, Sobel illuminates the Florence of the Medicis and the papal court in Rome during the pivotal era when humanity's perception of its place in the cosmos was about to be overturned. During that same time, while the bubonic plague wreaked its terrible devastation and the Thirty Years' War tipped fortunes across Europe, Galileo sought to reconcile the Heaven he revered as a good Catholic with the heavens he revealed through his telescope"--Page 4 of cover.

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  • "Galileo's Daughter"
  • "科学, 信仰和爱的历史回忆"
  • "Ke xue xin yang he ai de li shi hui yi"
  • "Daughter of Galileo"
  • "Galileo's daughter"@it
  • "Galileo's daughter"

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  • "Une biographie de celui qu'Albert Einstein appela le père de la science moderne. Fils de musicien, Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) tenta d'abord de se faire moine avant de se lancer dans les travaux qui firent de lui l'un des plus grands savants de son temps. Jamais il ne quitta l'Italie, et pourtant ses inventions et ses découvertes se diffusèrent dans le monde entier."
  • ""Inspired by a long fascination with Galileo, and by the remarkable surviving letters of his daughter, the cloistered nun Maria Celeste, Dava Sobel has crafted a biography that dramatically recolors the personality and accomplishments of a mythic figure whose early-seventeenth-century clash with Catholic doctrine continues to define the schism between science and religion. Moving between Galileo's grand public life and Maria Celeste's sequestered world, Sobel illuminates the Florence of the Medicis and the papal court in Rome during the pivotal era when humanity's perception of its place in the cosmos was about to be overturned. During that same time, while the bubonic plague wreaked its terrible devastation and the Thirty Years' War tipped fortunes across Europe, Galileo sought to reconcile the Heaven he revered as a good Catholic with the heavens he revealed through his telescope"--Page 4 of cover."@en
  • "A historical memoir of science, faith, and love."@en
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  • "Nonfiction"@en
  • "History"
  • "Records and correspondence"
  • "Records and correspondence"@en
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Biography"
  • "Biography"@en

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  • "Galileo's daughter : a historical memoir of science, faith and love"
  • "Galileo's daughter : a historical memoir of science, faith and love"@en
  • "Jialilue de nu er"
  • "Galileo's daughter : a drama of science, faith and love"@en
  • "Galileo's daughter : a drama of science, faith and love"
  • "伽利略的女儿"
  • "Córka Galileusza : rzecz o nauce, wierze i miłości"
  • "Córka Galileusza : rzecz o nauce, wierze i miłości"@pl
  • "Galileo's Daughter. ; A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love"
  • "Galileoś daughter : A drama of science, faith and love"
  • "Galileon tytär : tiedettä, uskoa, rakkautta"@fi
  • "Qielilüe de nü er ke xue, xin yang he ai de li shi hui yi"
  • "Galileo's Daughter"
  • "La Filla de Galileu : una crònica històrica de la ciència, la fe i l'amor"@ca
  • "Galileo's daughter : a drama of science, faith, and love"@en
  • "Galileo's daughter : a drama of science, faith, and love"
  • "La Hija de Galileo : una nueva visión de la vida y obra de Galileo"
  • "Jia li lüe de nü er"
  • "伽利略的女儿--科学, 信仰和爱的历史回忆"
  • "Galileova kći"
  • "A filha de Galileu : um relato biográfico de ciência, fé e amor"
  • "A filha de Galileu : um relato biográfico de ciência, fé e amor"@pt
  • "Galileos datter : en historisk biografi om videnskab, tro og kærlighed"@da
  • "La figlia di Galileo : una storia di scienza, fede e amore"@it
  • "La figlia di Galileo : una storia di scienza, fede e amore"
  • "伽利略的女兒 科學, 信仰和愛的歷史回憶"
  • "Galileos Tochter eine Geschichte von der Wissenschaft, den Sternen und der Liebe"
  • "La fille de Galilée"
  • "Galileo's daughter"@en
  • "Galileo's daughter"
  • "Galileo's daughter [Enregistrament sonor]: a historical memoir of science, faith, and love"
  • "Jia li lue de nü er -- ke xue xin yang he ai de li shi hui yi"
  • "Gallilleo ŭi ttal : 4-paengnyŏn ŭi sigong ŭl nŏmŏ ch'ajanaen kwahak kwa sinang kwa sarang ŭi yŏksa = Galileo's daughter"
  • "Galileo's daughter : a story of science, faith and love"@en
  • "La hija de Galileo : una nueva visión de la vida y obra de Galileo"
  • "La hija de Galileo : una nueva visión de la vida y obra de Galileo"@es
  • "伽利略的女儿 : 科学, 信仰和爱的历史回忆"
  • "갈릴레오의딸 : 4백년의시공을넘어찾아낸과학과신앙과사랑의역사 = Galileo's daughter"
  • "Galileos Tochter"
  • "La filla de Galileu : una crònica històrica de la ciència, la fe i l'amor"
  • "Galileos Tochter : eine Geschichte von der Wissenschaft, den Sternen und der Liebe"
  • "Galileo's daughter a drama of science, faith and love"
  • "Jialilue de nü er : ke xue, xin yang he ai de li shi hui yi"
  • "伽利略的女儿 : 科学、信仰和爱的历史回忆"
  • "Galileo's daughter : a historical memoir of science, faith, and love"
  • "Galileo's daughter : a historical memoir of science, faith, and love"@en
  • "伽利略的女兒 : 科学, 信仰和愛的历史回忆"
  • "Galileo's Daughter : A drama of Science, Faith and Love"
  • "Galileo's daughter a historical memoir of science, faith, and love"@en
  • "Galileo's daughter a historical memoir of science, faith, and love"
  • "Qielilüe de nü er : ke xue, xin yang he ai de li shi hui yi"

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