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text Who was Galileo?

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"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 knowledg... Read more
Contents

Who was Galileo? -- Boyhood -- Hungry for knowledge -- A rebel teacher -- Happy years -- Looking at the heavens -- The starry messenger -- A very dangerous thing? -- A masterpiece -- On trial -- Final years.

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Description
105 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm.
Publisher
Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2015

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KCL J 520.92 GALILEO in Juvenile Collection Available

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