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Galileo and the Universe (Science Discoveries)

by Steve Parker

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This biography on Galileo is very nice. It reads pretty well and would be good if a student is doing a book report on a scientist. The book talks about Galileo's life, his contributions to science, and the controversies that surrounded him. ( )
  hubele | Oct 12, 2010 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0060207353, Hardcover)

An illustrated biography of Galileo features paintings, photographs, and prints and discusses his early life as a young boy in Pisa, his revolutionary thinking in mathematics and astronomy, and more.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:07:03 -0400)

Discusses the life and discoveries of Galileo, the sixteenth- and seventeenth-century mathematician, physicist, and astronomer who challenged ideas more than a thousand years old and changed the course of science.

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