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The Resource The trial of Galileo, 1612-1633, edited by Thomas F. Mayer, (electronic resource)

The trial of Galileo, 1612-1633, edited by Thomas F. Mayer, (electronic resource)

Label
The trial of Galileo, 1612-1633
Title
The trial of Galileo, 1612-1633
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas F. Mayer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
Examines Galileo's trial as a legal event. Includes correspondence, legal documents, transcripts and excerpts from Galileo's work for critical analysis of primary sources. Includes an introduction detailing Galileo's life and work, the Council of Trent, the role of the papacy and the Roman Inquisition and gives a clear explanation of how a trial before the Inquisition would have been conducted. Each primary source begins with a headnote, questions to guide students through each source and suggested readings.--
Assigning source
Source other than Library of Congress
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
345.45/6320288
LC call number
KBR128.5.G35
LC item number
T75 2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mayer, Thomas F.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Trials (Heresy)
  • Inquisition
  • Religion and science
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Église catholique
  • Procès (Hérésie)
  • Inquisition
  • Religion et sciences
  • Astronomes
  • Inquisition
  • Religion and science
  • Trials (Heresy)
  • Inquisition
  • Astronomie
  • Italy
Label
The trial of Galileo, 1612-1633, edited by Thomas F. Mayer, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
English translations of primary documents
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Sunspot Letters : the cause of most of the trouble -- Formal proceedings begin -- The Inquisition and the Index take action -- Publication to Dialogue on the two chief world systems and the beginning of the trial's second phase -- Summons to Rome and Galileo's resistance -- Galileo arrives in Rome -- Formal proceedings resume -- Sentence and abjuration
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001151143
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781442605190
Lccn
2012460193
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001151143
Label
The trial of Galileo, 1612-1633, edited by Thomas F. Mayer, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
English translations of primary documents
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Sunspot Letters : the cause of most of the trouble -- Formal proceedings begin -- The Inquisition and the Index take action -- Publication to Dialogue on the two chief world systems and the beginning of the trial's second phase -- Summons to Rome and Galileo's resistance -- Galileo arrives in Rome -- Formal proceedings resume -- Sentence and abjuration
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001151143
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781442605190
Lccn
2012460193
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001151143

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