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Author Reeves, Eileen Adair.

Title Galileo's glassworks [electronic resource] : the telescope and the mirror / Eileen Reeves.

Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2008.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM INTERNET resource    AVAILABLE
Physical description 1 online resource (231 pages) : illustrations
Series Books at JSTOR All Purchased
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-218) and index.
Contents The daily mirror of empire -- Idle inventions -- Obscure procedures and odd opponents -- The Dutch telescope and the French mirror -- The afterlife of a legend.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642.
Astronomical instruments -- Europe -- History -- 17th century.
Telescopes -- Europe -- History -- 17th century.
Optical instruments -- Europe -- History -- 17th century.
Mirrors -- Experiments -- History -- 17th century.
Science -- History -- 17th century.
Electronic books.
History.
ISBN 9780674042636
0674042638
9780674026674
0674026675