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Brand: Hackett Publishing Company Inc
Edition: 1 Edition
Feature: Hackett Publishing Company Inc
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Label: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Manufacturer: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Number Of Items: 1
Number Of Pages: 380
Publication Date: 2008-09-15
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Studio: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
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Finocchiaro's new and revised translations have done what the Inquisition could not: they have captured an exceptional range of Galileo's career while also letting him speak--in clear English. No other volume offers more convenient or more reliable access to Galileo's own words, whether on the telescope, the Dialogue, the trial, or the mature theory of motion. --Michael H. Shank, Professor of the History of Science, University of Wisconsin–Madison
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