Who Was Galileo?


"Like Michelangelo, Galileo is another Renaissance great known just by his first name--a name that is synonymous with scientific achievement. Born in Pisa, Italy, in the sixteenth century, Galileo contributed to the era's great rebirth of knowledge. He invented a telescope to observe the heavens. From there, not even the sky was the limit! He turned long-held notions about the universe topsy turvy with his support of a sun-centric solar system. Patricia Brennan Demuth offers a sympathetic portrait of a brilliant man who ...

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Who Was Galileo?
2015, Penguin Workshop

ISBN-13: 9780448479859

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Who Was Galileo?
2015, Turtleback Books

ISBN-13: 9780606365949

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