What Galileo Saw

What Galileo Saw
Author : Lawrence Lipking
Publisher :
Total Pages : 314
Release : 2016-03-21
ISBN 10 : 1501704397
ISBN 13 : 9781501704390
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

What Galileo Saw Book Description:

Lawrence Lipking offers a new perspective on how to understand the Scientific Revolution of the seventeenth century, emphasizing the role that imagination played in the birth of modern science and modern ways of viewing the...

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