The Resource Who Was Galileo?
- Who Was Galileo?
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- Patricia Brennan Demuth ; illustrated by John O'Brien and Nancy Harrison
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- Who was Galileo?
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- trueAstronomers -- Italy -- Biography
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- Like Michelangelo, Galileo is another Renaissance great known just by his first name--a name that is synonymous with scientific achievement. Born in Pisa, Italy, in the sixteenth century, Galileo contributed to the era's great rebirth of knowledge. He invented a telescope to observe the heavens. From there, not even the sky was the limit! He turned long-held notions about the universe topsy turvy with his support of a sun-centric solar system. Patricia Brennan Demuth offers a sympathetic portrait of a brilliant man who lived in a time when speaking scientific truth to those in power was still a dangerous proposition. From the Trade Paperback edition
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