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By Stillman Drake

This attention-grabbing, scholarly learn via one of many world's most popular specialists on Galileo deals a bright portrait of 1 of history's maximum minds. targeted bills, together with many excerpts from Galileo's personal writings, supply insights into his paintings on movement, mechanics, hydraulics, power of fabrics, and projectiles. 36 black-and-white illustrations.

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Drake. Galileo on movement and on Mechanics. collage of Wisconsin, 1960. Drabkin, I. E. , and S. Drake. Mechanics in Sixteenth-Century Italy. collage of Wisconsin, 1969. released BOOKS by way of OR ATTRIBUTED TO GALILEO, so as OF DATE 1605 Cecco di Ronchitti, Dialogo … della stella nuova (Padua). Trans. in S. Drake, Galileo opposed to the Philosophers. la: Zeitlin & Ver Brugge, 1976. 1606 Le Operazioni del compasso … (Padua). Trans. S. Drake, Operations of the Geometric and army Compass. Washington: Smithsonian establishment, 1978. 1610 Sidereus Nuncius … (Venice). The Starry Messenger, trans. and abridged in S. Drake, Discoveries and reviews of Galileo. manhattan: Doubleday, 1957 (cited hereinafter as Discoveries). entire trans. with dialogue in S. Drake, Telescopes, Tides, and strategies. Chicago: 1983. 1612 Discorso intorno alle cose … in su l’acqua … (Florence). Trans. S. Drake, with dialogue and notes, in reason, scan, and technology. Chicago, 1981. 1613 Istoria … delle macchie solari (Rome). Trans. Letters on Sunspots, abridged in Discoveries. 1615 Lettera a Madama Cristina de Lorena (Strasbourg, 1636). Trans. Letter to the Grand Duchess Christina, in Discoveries. 1619 Mario Guiducci, Discorso delle comete (Florence). Trans. Discourse at the Comets, in S. Drake and C. D. O’Malley, Controversy at the Comets of 1618. collage of Pennsylvania, 1960 (hereinafter stated as Controversy). 1623 II Saggiatore… (Rome). Trans. in Controversy; additionally abridged in Discoveries. 1632 Dialogo… (Florence). Trans. S. Drake, discussion in regards to the leader global platforms. college of California, 1953; rev. 1967. 1638 Discorsi… intorno a due nuove scienze … (Leiden). Trans. S. Drake, New Sciences. Madison, 1974. BIOGRAPHIES Allan-Olney, Mary. the non-public lifetime of Galileo. London: 1870. Brodrick, James. Galileo: the guy, His paintings, His Misfortunes. London: 1964. De Santillana, G. The Crime of Galileo. big apple: 1955. Drake, Stillman. Galileo at paintings: His medical Biography. Chicago: 1978. Drinkwater, J. E. lifetime of Galileo. London: 1829-30. Fahie, J. J. Galileo, His existence and paintings. London: 1903. Geymonat, Ludovico. Galileo Galilei: A Biography and Inquiry into His Philosophy of technology. Trans. Drake. ny: 1965. Namer, Emil. Galileo. Trans. Harris. long island: 1931. Taylor, F. S. Galileo and the liberty of notion. London: 1938. Von Gebler, Karl. Galileo Galilei and the Roman Curia. Trans. Sturge. London: 1879. detailed reviews OR amassed ESSAYS Butts, R. E. , and J. C. Pitt, eds. New views on Galileo. (Boston: 1978). Clavelin, Maurice. The usual Philosophy of Galileo. Trans. Pomerans. Cambridge, Mass. : 1974. Drake, Stillman. Galileo stories. Ann Arbor, Mich. : 1970. Golino, C. , ed. Galileo Reappraised. Berkeley and la: 1966. Kaplon, M. , ed. Homage to Galileo. Cambridge, Mass. : 1965. Koyré, Alexandre. Galileo stories. Trans. Mepham. Hassocks, Sussex: 1978. Langford, J. J. Galileo, technology, and the Church. Ann Arbor, Mich. : 1971. McMullin, E. , ed. Galileo: guy of technology. big apple: 1967. Shapere, Dudley. Galileo: A Philosophical research. Chicago: 1974. Shea, W.

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