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Two New Sciences/A History of Free Fall
Title:Two New Sciences/A History of Free Fall
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ISBN:0921332505
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Number of Pages:466
Category:Science, Physics, Classics, Astronomy
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Il Saggiatore, Letter to the Grand Duchess Christina, Discoveries and Opinions of Galileo, Sidereus Nuncius, or The Sidereal Messenger, A Pequena Balana - Um clssico da matemtica, Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems, The Essential Galileo, Discourse on Floating Bodies, Selected Writings, Two New Sciences/A History of Free Fall
This fine translation is a god send Surely you want to read what Galileo wrote If so buy this book Van Helden s introduction is scholarly no one knows more about Galileo s telescope the translation is superb Van Helden s review of the reception of the i Sidereal Messenger i is profound the bibliography is extensive What more can I say David W Hughes i The Observatory i br br i Sidereus nunclus i has never before been made available in its entirety in a continuous form with full notes and comment The introduction translation and notes by Van Helden are a splendid example of the best scholarship and fullest accessibility we can now truly get to grips with the phenomenon of Galileo and what his life and work should mean to us today Robert Temple i Nature i, Galileo s astronomical discoveries changed the way we look at the world and our place in the universe Threatened by the Inquisition for daring to contradict the literal truth of the Bible Galileo ignited a scientific revolution when he asserted that the Earth moves This generous selection from his writings contains all the essential texts for a reader to appreciate his lasting significance Mark Davie s new translation renders Galileo s vigorous Italian prose into clear modern English while William R Shea s version of the Latin Sidereal Message makes accessible the book that created a sensation in with its account of Galileo s observations using the newly invented telescope br br All Galileo s contributions to the debate on science and religion are included as well as key documents from his trial before the Inquisition in A lively introduction and clear notes give an overview of Galileo s career and explain the scientific and philosophical background to the texts, Novembre la comparsa di tre comete non solo eccita i timori superstiziosi ma tiene in continuo esercizio i primi ingegni d Europa Ottobre si conclude la stampa del i Saggiatore i di Galileo Galilei colui che gli Accademici Lincei salutano come lo scopritore non di nuove terre ma di non pi vedute parti del cielo Spaziando dalla genesi del suono all origine del calore alla composizione della luce in atomi realmente indivisibili Galileo entra pubblicamente nella disputa contro Lotario Sarsi Sigensano l astronomico e filosofico scorpione cio il gesuita Ottavio Grassi Nel ripercorrere la vicenda delle sue scoperte Galileo delinea insieme una difesa del proprio operato e l apologia della ricerca scientifica sempre pi insofferente dei vincoli imposti da autorit teologiche e politiche Nel tempo in cui come scrive il poeta John Donne la nuova filosofia mette tutto in dubbio Galileo si affida alla matematica come a una guida sicura per uscire da un oscuro laberinto e comprendere il Grande Libro della natura ma l artista toscano non dimentica per questo il ruolo dell esperimento e l apporto della tecnica Geometria esperienza e discorso cio arte dell argomentazione cooperano cosi alla confutazione dell errore in un impresa che il singolo studioso pu tradire solo col rendere il suo intelletto mancipio cio servo dell intelletto di un altr uomo, No description available