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Published: 16 June 2005

128 Pages | 57 halftones, maps & line illus.

6-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195161731

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Nicolaus Copernicus

Making the Earth a Planet

Owen Gingerich and James MacLachlan

Oxford Portraits in Science

  • No scientist so radically transformed our understanding of our place in the universe
  • Explore the life of the man considered the father of the Scientific Revolution
  • Read about the struggle between Copernicus and the church that sought to ban his ideas

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