Galileo in China. Relations through the Roman College between Galileo and the Jesuit Scientist - missionaries (1610-1640). Pasquale M. D'Elia, Rufus Suter, Matthew Sciascia.

Galileo in China. Relations through the Roman College between Galileo and the Jesuit Scientist - missionaries (1610-1640)

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1960. 115p., very good hardcover in dustjacket.

"Galileo's evidence of a helio-centric universe had been condemned by the Catholic Church, but Father D'Elia finds that the Jesuits were more sympathetic to the astronomer than he appreciated."

Cat.No: 264004

Price: $35.00