Stillman Drake
Galileo at Work
March 27, 2019 Comments.. 117
Galileo at Work Stillman Drake This fascinating, scholarly study by one of the world s foremost authorities on Galileo offers a vivid portrait of one of history s greatest minds Detailed accounts, including many excerpts from Galileo s own writings, offer insights into his work on motion, mechanics, hydraulics, strength of materials, and projectiles 36 black and white illustrations.. Galileo at Work This fascinating scholarly study by one of the world s foremost authorities on Galileo offers a vivid portrait of one of history s greatest minds Detailed accounts including many excerpts from Galil
  • Title: Galileo at Work
  • Author: Stillman Drake
  • ISBN: 9780226162270
  • Page: 443
  • Format: Paperback
  • Galileo at Work Stillman Drake

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    1. Mark Bowles says:

      A Overview The purpose of this book is to show Galileo at work on his science Drake feels that biographers can overemphasize the cultural context that surround their subjects Thus he argues that you cannot understand Galileo s thought by the thoughts of all his predecessors and contemporaries So the approach of this book is to examine Galileo s scientific life year by year It is of a yearly chronicle than a biography It is based on documentary evidence Opposes Koyr B Why is Drake important to s [...]

    2. Cypress Butane says:

      Ptolemy was in fact the first great scientific cosmographer, writing on both geography and astronomy He began the Almagest by remarking that Aristotle had divided theoretics into three classes physical, mathematical, and theological or metaphysical No agreement was to be hoped for among philosophers, he said, in the first and third of these, for the ultimate nature of matter is hidden from us and metaphysics is amenable only to thought or conjecture In the mathematical theory of the heavens, on [...]

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