Moving Heaven and Earth (Icon Science)

Copernicus and the Solar System

John Henry
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An insight into the fundamental workings of the cosmos.

Copernicus sowed the seed from which science has grown to be a dominant aspect of modern culture, fundamental in shaping our understanding of the workings of the cosmos. John Henry reveals why Copernicus was led to such a seemingly outrageous and implausible idea as a swiftly moving Earth.

Author bio:

John Henry is a senior lecturer in Science Studies at Edinburgh University. He is the author of Knowledge is Power.

Category: Popular science
ISBN: 9781785782695
Publisher: Icon Books
Imprint: Icon
Pub Date: January 2018
Page Extent: 192
Format: Paperback - B format
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: Popular science