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The Resource Galileo and the science deniers, Mario Livio

Galileo and the science deniers, Mario Livio

Label
Galileo and the science deniers
Title
Galileo and the science deniers
Statement of responsibility
Mario Livio
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the great astronomer and scientist, and an examination of the faith vs. science question, then and now, written by a noted astrophysicist and author
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Livio, Mario
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Astronomers
  • Scientists
  • Religion and science
  • Faith and reason
Target audience
adult
Label
Galileo and the science deniers, Mario Livio
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
  • The assayer
  • The Dialogo
  • The gathering storm
  • The trial
  • I abjure, curse, and detest
  • One old man, two new sciences
  • The final years
  • The saga of Pio Paschini
  • Galileo and Einstein's thoughts on science and religion
  • One culture!
  • Rebel with a cause
  • A humanist scientist
  • A leaning tower and inclined planes
  • A Copernican
  • Every action has a reaction
  • Into a minefield
  • This proposition is foolish and absurd
  • A battle of pseudonyms
Control code
p2251487025
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Simon & Schuster paperback export edition.
Extent
xv, 286 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781982147167
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour)
Label
Galileo and the science deniers, Mario Livio
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
  • The assayer
  • The Dialogo
  • The gathering storm
  • The trial
  • I abjure, curse, and detest
  • One old man, two new sciences
  • The final years
  • The saga of Pio Paschini
  • Galileo and Einstein's thoughts on science and religion
  • One culture!
  • Rebel with a cause
  • A humanist scientist
  • A leaning tower and inclined planes
  • A Copernican
  • Every action has a reaction
  • Into a minefield
  • This proposition is foolish and absurd
  • A battle of pseudonyms
Control code
p2251487025
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Simon & Schuster paperback export edition.
Extent
xv, 286 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781982147167
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour)

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