Galileo Heretic

By: Redondi, Pietro

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First edition. Faintly rubbed. 1987 Hard Cover. The author's main thesis is that Galileo famous trial did not take place because he promoted a heliocentric view of the universe, but because he promoted a non-Aristotelian theory of physics at variance with the Church's doctrine of transubstantiation.

Title: Galileo Heretic

Author: Redondi, Pietro

Categories: Scientific History, Science, Religion,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1987

ISBN Number: 0691084513

ISBN Number 13: 9780691084510

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

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