Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Anchor On Sale: April 1, 1957 Price: $15.00
Directing his polemics against the pedantry of his time, Galileo, as his own popularizer, addressed his writings to contemporary laymen. His support of Copernican cosmology, against the Church's strong opposition, his development of a telescope, and his unorthodox opinions as a philosopher of science were the central concerns of his career...
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