Coverart for item
The Resource Galileo : the genius who faced the inquisition, Philip Steele

Galileo : the genius who faced the inquisition, Philip Steele

Label
Galileo : the genius who faced the inquisition
Title
Galileo
Title remainder
the genius who faced the inquisition
Statement of responsibility
Philip Steele
Title variation
Galileo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the childhood, education, interests, and inventions of Galileo, as well as how his studies led to conflict with the Catholic church
Member of
Summary
Chronicles the life and times of the Tuscan astronomer and physicist, focusing on his defense of the Copernican theory and his struggles with the Catholic Church
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
182809
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 520.92
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
970
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
World history biographies.
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the genius who faced the inquisition
Label
Galileo : the genius who faced the inquisition, Philip Steele
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Galileo's childhood -- A scientist is born -- Going to school -- Italy in Galileo's time -- Everyday life -- Student and teacher -- The student -- The teacher -- New ideas -- An eye on the heavens -- Family matters -- Sun, moon, and stars -- Inquisition -- Trouble ahead -- Friends and enemies -- The trial -- The final years -- House arrest -- What we know now -- Spreading the word -- The fading light -- After Galileo
Control code
57465543
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st, Marshall ed.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780792236573
Lccn
2005001357
Other control number
  • 9780792236566
  • 9780792236573
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Galileo : the genius who faced the inquisition, Philip Steele
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Galileo's childhood -- A scientist is born -- Going to school -- Italy in Galileo's time -- Everyday life -- Student and teacher -- The student -- The teacher -- New ideas -- An eye on the heavens -- Family matters -- Sun, moon, and stars -- Inquisition -- Trouble ahead -- Friends and enemies -- The trial -- The final years -- House arrest -- What we know now -- Spreading the word -- The fading light -- After Galileo
Control code
57465543
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st, Marshall ed.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780792236573
Lccn
2005001357
Other control number
  • 9780792236566
  • 9780792236573
Other physical details
col. ill.

Library Locations

  • Arapahoe Library DistrictBorrow it
    12855 E Adam Aircraft Circle, Englewood, CO, 80112
    39.578124 -104.839077
  • Castlewood LibraryBorrow it
    6739 South Uinta Street, Centennial, CO, 80112
    39.594664 -104.894003
  • Davies LibraryBorrow it
    303 Third Avenue, Deer Trail, CO, 80105
    39.611227 -104.042075
  • Kelver LibraryBorrow it
    404 East Front Street, Byers, CO, 80103
    39.708307 -104.218269
  • Koelbel LibraryBorrow it
    5955 South Holly Street, Centennial, CO, 80121
    39.608933 -104.923621
  • May LibraryBorrow it
    1471 South Parker Road, Denver, CO, 80231
    39.689929 -104.891306
  • Sheridan LibraryBorrow it
    3425 West Oxford Avenue, Denver, CO, 80236
    39.642287 -105.031003
  • Smoky Hill LibraryBorrow it
    5430 South Biscay Circle, Centennial, CO, 80015
    39.618093 -104.767532
  • Southglenn LibraryBorrow it
    6972 South Vine Street, Centennial, CO, 80122
    39.590567 -104.963761
Processing Feedback ...