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The Resource The hinge of the world : in which professor Galileo Galilei, chief mathematician and philosopher to His Serene Highness the Grand Duke of Tuscany, and His Holiness Urban VIII, Bishop of Rome, battle for the soul of the world : a drama, by Richard N. Goodwin

The hinge of the world : in which professor Galileo Galilei, chief mathematician and philosopher to His Serene Highness the Grand Duke of Tuscany, and His Holiness Urban VIII, Bishop of Rome, battle for the soul of the world : a drama, by Richard N. Goodwin

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The hinge of the world : in which professor Galileo Galilei, chief mathematician and philosopher to His Serene Highness the Grand Duke of Tuscany, and His Holiness Urban VIII, Bishop of Rome, battle for the soul of the world : a drama
Title
The hinge of the world
Title remainder
in which professor Galileo Galilei, chief mathematician and philosopher to His Serene Highness the Grand Duke of Tuscany, and His Holiness Urban VIII, Bishop of Rome, battle for the soul of the world : a drama
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by Richard N. Goodwin
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
A play on the confrontation between Galileo and his arch-opponent, Pope Urban VIII, the head of a church threatened by Galileo's new natural science. The two men are tied by affection, but separated by doctrine
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Goodwin, Richard N
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non fiction
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  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Urban
  • Religion and science
  • Astronomers
  • Popes
  • Italy
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Urban
  • Astronomers
  • Popes
  • Religion and science
  • Italy
Label
The hinge of the world : in which professor Galileo Galilei, chief mathematician and philosopher to His Serene Highness the Grand Duke of Tuscany, and His Holiness Urban VIII, Bishop of Rome, battle for the soul of the world : a drama, by Richard N. Goodwin
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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ocm37854192
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
209 pages
Isbn
9780374170028
Isbn Type
(alkaline paper : hardback)
Lccn
97032893
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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  • n
Label
The hinge of the world : in which professor Galileo Galilei, chief mathematician and philosopher to His Serene Highness the Grand Duke of Tuscany, and His Holiness Urban VIII, Bishop of Rome, battle for the soul of the world : a drama, by Richard N. Goodwin
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm37854192
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
209 pages
Isbn
9780374170028
Isbn Type
(alkaline paper : hardback)
Lccn
97032893
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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