This is an excellent play which can be read quickly in a few hours. The play is preceded by an introduction by Eric Bentley which I will also review. Read morePublished 6 months ago by C. B Collins Jr.
It was very interesting reading and a wonderful look at how Galileo viewed his look on science vs. church and I enjoyed the how he was abled to complete the work under house... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Patricia Norwood
This book is really riveting; there is a lot of subtle symbolism and the plots and social commentary really tells a lot about the time period this was written.Published 18 months ago by Hyundee
This elaborate play, one of the best of its production according to many, creates a reflection on how important, science is for mankind to open the horizons for understanding how... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Juan Manuel Wills
This was an interesting historical play that educated as well as dramatized. Though, for this reader, it fizzled toward the end.Published on July 26, 2010 by Vance
This book shows the scientific insights of Galileo and his stand againt the religious authorities, along with his collapse in the face of personal threat.Published on April 8, 2008 by Angus M. Kennedy
Galileo is presented from the time of his first findings with which Mother Church took offense until twenty years after his recantation. Read morePublished on November 17, 2003 by Greta Kohn
So maybe it's not completely accurate. I just read this book for a class I have to take. I was pleasantly surprised at how much I enjoyed it. Read morePublished on October 23, 2002 by Amazon Customer