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Dialogue concerningthe two chief world systems,Ptolemaic & Copernican

Galileo Galilei

Dialogue concerningthe two chief world systems,Ptolemaic & Copernican

by Galileo Galilei

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Published by California U.P; Cambridge U.P .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from the Italian!by Stillman Drake.
The Physical Object
Pagination496p.,ill.,25cm
Number of Pages496
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18831685M

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Galileo Galilei. Galileo Galilei. Translated by Stillman Drake, foreword by Albert : Thomas S. Kuhn. This edition of the Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems is a revision of a edition.

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