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Author Galilei, Galileo

Title Galileo Galilei : His Life and Works / By Raymond J. Seeger
Edition First edition
Published Oxford : Pergamon, 1966


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  520.92 Galile See/Gah  AVAILABLE
Description 286pages
Series The Commonwealth and International Library: Selected Readings in Physics: Men of Physics
Contents Pt. 1. His life. Curious student ; Research professor ; Clever courtier ; Popular author. -- Pt. 2. His works. Interpreting sense impressions ; Continua - Mathematical and physical ; Magnetism ; The pump that failed ; Apparent lightness ; Weighing air ; Floating ebony ; Analyzing an alloy ; The screw as a machine ; Strength of materials ; Natural oscillations ; Falling bodies ; Spots on the sun ; New moons ; Parallax of a star ; Nature - God's handiwork. -- Outline of life and works
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642.
Social groups.
Author Seeger, Raymond John, 1906-
LC no. 66023858