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Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems

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Written by GalileoAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Galileo
Translated by Drake StillmanAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Drake Stillman
Foreword by Albert EinsteinAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Albert Einstein
Introduction by John HeilbronAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by John Heilbron

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
  • Publisher: Modern Library
  • On Sale: October 2, 2001
  • Price: $17.00
  • ISBN: 978-0-375-75766-2 (0-375-75766-X)
ABOUT THE AUTHOR

J. L. Heilbron is a professor of history and Vice Chancellor Emeritus, University of California at Berkeley, and currently Senior Research Fellow, Worcester College, Oxford. He is the author of numerous books on the history of science, including most recently The Sun in the Church: Cathedrals as Solar Observatories and Geometry Civilized: History, Culture, and Technique.

Stephen Jay Gould is the Alexander Agassiz professor of zoology and professor of geology at Harvard and the Vincent Astor visiting professor of biology at New York University. Recent books include Full House, Dinosaur in a Haystack, and Questioning the Millennium. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and New York City.