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The Resource Before Galileo : the birth of modern science in medieval Europe, John Freely

Before Galileo : the birth of modern science in medieval Europe, John Freely

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Before Galileo : the birth of modern science in medieval Europe
Title
Before Galileo
Title remainder
the birth of modern science in medieval Europe
Statement of responsibility
John Freely
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This history of science in the Dark Ages documents the achievements of lesser-known European scholars, including the monk Saint Bede, who effectively paved the way for the discoveries of such luminaries as Galileo and Newton
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10133430
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Freely, John
Dewey number
509.4/0902
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q124.97
LC item number
.F738 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Science, Medieval
  • Science
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the advancement of science in the Middle Ages
Label
Before Galileo : the birth of modern science in medieval Europe, John Freely
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-333) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Light in the Dark Ages -- Educating Europe -- The opinions of the Arabs -- A renaissance before the Renaissance -- Converting Aristotle -- The metaphysics of light -- The experimental method -- The science of motion -- Over the rainbow -- The revival of astronomy, East and West -- The revolutions of the celestial spheres -- The new astronomy -- The great debate -- On the shoulders of giants
Control code
907758
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
348 pages
Isbn
9781590206072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781590206072
  • (OCoLC)778419290
Label
Before Galileo : the birth of modern science in medieval Europe, John Freely
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-333) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Light in the Dark Ages -- Educating Europe -- The opinions of the Arabs -- A renaissance before the Renaissance -- Converting Aristotle -- The metaphysics of light -- The experimental method -- The science of motion -- Over the rainbow -- The revival of astronomy, East and West -- The revolutions of the celestial spheres -- The new astronomy -- The great debate -- On the shoulders of giants
Control code
907758
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
348 pages
Isbn
9781590206072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781590206072
  • (OCoLC)778419290

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