The Roman Inquisition

Author: Thomas F. Mayer
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812244737
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Drawing on the Roman Inquisition's own records, diplomatic correspondence, local documents, newsletters, and other sources, Thomas F. Mayer provides an intricately detailed account of the ways the Inquisition operated to serve the papacy's ...

The Roman Inquisition

Author: Thomas F. Mayer
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812246551
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The Roman Inquisition: Trying Galileo presents a detailed and corrective reconstruction of the actions both in the courtroom and behind the scenes that led to one of history's most notorious verdicts.

The Roman Inquisition On The Stage Of Italy C 1590 1640

Author: Thomas F. Mayer
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812245733
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Drawing on the Roman Inquisition's own records, diplomatic correspondence, local documents, newsletters, and other sources, Thomas F. Mayer provides an intricately detailed account of the ways the Inquisition operated to serve the papacy's ...

Galileo Heretic

Author: Pietro Redondi
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ISBN: 9780691024264
Size: 56.40 MB
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The Description for this book, Galileo: Heretic, will be forthcoming.

Retrying Galileo 1633 1992

Author: Maurice A. Finocchiaro
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520242610
Size: 72.60 MB
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A close look at the trial of Galileo in 1633 & the consequences of his condemnation for contending that the Bible is not a scientific authority. In parts of the US and elsewhere, the controversy continues to this day.

Galileo In Rome

Author: William R. Shea
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195165985
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A detailed, revisionist study of the life and career of the great Italian scientist offers a focused analysis of Galileo's relationship with the Catholic Church, discussing the theological furor caused by Galileo's Dialogue, the scientist's ...

A History Of Science In Society

Author: Lesley Cormack
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 1442604484
Size: 23.51 MB
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In this edition, the authors examine the robust intellectual exchange between East and West and provide new discussions of two women in science: Maria Merian and Maria Winkelmann.

The Sleepwalkers

Author: Arthur Koestler
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141394544
Size: 55.74 MB
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Arthur Koestler's extraordinary history of humanity's changing vision of the universe In this masterly synthesis, Arthur Koestler cuts through the sterile distinction between 'sciences' and 'humanities' to bring to life the whole history of ...