Paperback Galileo / Stillman Drake.
Publication year: 2001
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780192854568 (pbk.) : 0192854569 (pbk.) :
Originally published: 1980.
In a startling reinterpretation of the evidence, Stillman Drake here advances the hypothesis that Galileo's trial and condemnation by the Inquisition was not caused by his defiance of the Church, but by the hostility of other philosophers.
Series title: A very short introduction ; 44
[xv], 127p. : ill., facsims., ports. ; 18 cm.