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QB36.G2S63 2000
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TITLE: Galileo's daughter : a historical memoir of science, faith, and love / Dava Sobel.
AUTHOR: Sobel, Dava.
PUBLISHED: New York : Penguin Books, 2000.
DESCRIPTION: ix, 420 p. : ill., map, geneal. table ; 25 cm.
NOTES: Includes bibliographical references (p. [376]-382) and index.
NOTES: Library Journal Starred
NOTES: Pub Weekly
NOTES: Booklist
NOTES: Chronicles the life of Galileo Galilei, focusing on his relationship with his eldest child Virginia, and explaining how she helped influence her father's work.
NOTES: Interest level: Young Adult
SUBJECT: Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642--Correspondence.
SUBJECT: Galilei, Maria Celeste, 1600-1634--Correspondence.
SUBJECT: Astronomers--Italy--Biography.
SUBJECT: Astronomers--Biography.

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