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Letters to Father : Sister Maria Celeste to Galileo, 1623-1633 (original 2001; edition 2001)

by Maria Galilei (Author)

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The story of Galileo's daughter, Sister Maria Celeste, as told through her letters to her father. A companion to the bestselling Galileo's Daughter, the letters are edited and introduced by Dava Sobel.
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Title:Letters to Father : Sister Maria Celeste to Galileo, 1623-1633
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Info:Walker Books (2001), Edition: First Edition, 352 pages
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Letters to Father : Sister Maria Celeste to Galileo, 1623-1633 by Maria Celeste Galilei (2001)

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This is a wonderful book. The entire text is letters of Sr. Mara Celeste to her father, Galileo. It gives a wonderful insight during a very dark and dangerous time in history. And yet, Sister trusts God so implicitly. Trusting that He will provide for her, Galileo and her religious community. I also recommend reading "Galileo's Daughter" to understand the other side of Galileo's story. That book is also a great read.
  SLamkin | Sep 13, 2016 |
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