Coverart for item
The Resource Galileo : the genius who faced the inquisition, Philip Steele

Galileo : the genius who faced the inquisition, Philip Steele

Label
Galileo : the genius who faced the inquisition
Title
Galileo
Title remainder
the genius who faced the inquisition
Statement of responsibility
Philip Steele
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the childhood, education, interests, and inventions of Galileo, as well as how his studies led to conflict with the Catholic church
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steele, Philip
Dewey number
  • 520/.92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
8-12
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QB36.G2
LC item number
S86 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Series statement
World history biographies
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Astronomers
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Galileo : the genius who faced the inquisition, Philip Steele
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 62) 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
  • Everyday Life
  • 16
  • 2
  • Student and Teacher
  • Student
  • 22
  • Teacher
  • 24
  • New Ideas
  • 26
  • 1
  • An Eye on the Heavens
  • 28
  • Family Matters
  • 30
  • Sun, Moon, and Stars
  • 32
  • 3
  • Inquisition
  • Trouble Ahead
  • 36
  • Galileo's Childhood
  • Friends and Enemies
  • 40
  • Trial
  • 42
  • 4
  • Final Years
  • House Arrest
  • 48
  • What We Know Now
  • 50
  • A Scientist is Born
  • Spreading the Word
  • 52
  • Fading Light
  • 54
  • After Galileo
  • 58
  • 8
  • Going to School
  • 12
  • Italy in Galileo's Time
  • 14
Control code
ocm57465543
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First, Marshall edition.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780792236566
Lccn
2005001357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B G133ST ; P ; XX-JN ; Series-juvenile ; R1106BT2 ; Rev.
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57465543
  • (Sirsi) o57465543
Label
Galileo : the genius who faced the inquisition, Philip Steele
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 62) 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
  • Everyday Life
  • 16
  • 2
  • Student and Teacher
  • Student
  • 22
  • Teacher
  • 24
  • New Ideas
  • 26
  • 1
  • An Eye on the Heavens
  • 28
  • Family Matters
  • 30
  • Sun, Moon, and Stars
  • 32
  • 3
  • Inquisition
  • Trouble Ahead
  • 36
  • Galileo's Childhood
  • Friends and Enemies
  • 40
  • Trial
  • 42
  • 4
  • Final Years
  • House Arrest
  • 48
  • What We Know Now
  • 50
  • A Scientist is Born
  • Spreading the Word
  • 52
  • Fading Light
  • 54
  • After Galileo
  • 58
  • 8
  • Going to School
  • 12
  • Italy in Galileo's Time
  • 14
Control code
ocm57465543
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First, Marshall edition.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9780792236566
Lccn
2005001357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B G133ST ; P ; XX-JN ; Series-juvenile ; R1106BT2 ; Rev.
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57465543
  • (Sirsi) o57465543

Library Locations

    • Antioch BranchBorrow it
      6060 N. Chestnut Ave., Gladstone, MO, 64119 , US
      39.20389 -94.54657
    • Blue Ridge BranchBorrow it
      9253 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City, MO, 64138 , US
      38.95633 -94.50441
    • Platte City BranchBorrow it
      2702 N.W. Prairie View Road, Platte City, MO, 64079, US
      39.348257 -94.758381
Processing Feedback ...