The Resource Galileo in Rome : the rise and fall of a troublesome genius, William R. Shea and Mariano Artigas

Galileo in Rome : the rise and fall of a troublesome genius, William R. Shea and Mariano Artigas

Label
Galileo in Rome : the rise and fall of a troublesome genius
Title
Galileo in Rome
Title remainder
the rise and fall of a troublesome genius
Statement of responsibility
William R. Shea and Mariano Artigas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A detailed, revisionist study of the life and career of the great Italian scientist offers a focused analysis of Galileo's relationship with the Catholic Church, discussing the theological furor caused by Galileo's Dialogue, the scientist's own role in the conflict, and the events of his trial by the Inquisition. (Biography)
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
  • 520/.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB36.G2
LC item number
A69 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Galileo in Rome : the rise and fall of a troublesome genius, William R. Shea and Mariano Artigas
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 215) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE: Job Hunting and the Path to Rome: FIRST TRIP: 1587; CHAPTER TWO: The Door of Fame Springs Open: SECOND TRIP: 29 MARCH-4 JUNE 1611; CHAPTER THREE: Roman Clouds: THIRD TRIP: 10 DECEMBER 1615-4 JUNE 1616; CHAPTER FOUR: Roman Sunshine: FOURTH TRIP: 23 APRIL-16 JUNE 1624; CHAPTER FIVE: Star-Crossed Heavens: FIFTH TRIP: 3 MAY-26 JUNE 1630; CHAPTER SIX: Foul Weather in Rome: SIXTH TRIP: 13 FEBRUARY-6 JULY 1633; REFERENCES; PHOTO CREDITS; SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Z
Control code
ocm57138423
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 226 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195165982
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
fe8dc1f3-b15f-42af-b86a-87f07ab27c4e
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21929336
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57138423
  • pebcs0195165985

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