Galileo and His Times: Some Episodes.

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  • 8 pages
  • Level: all audiences

A chapter by Fr. George V. Coyne, S. J., Director of the Vatican Observatory from 1978 to 2006, from the book The Heavens Proclaim: Astronomy and the Vatican, provides an overview of how Galileo reflected the changes of his times.

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Galileo and his Times