To help contextualize the trial, Mayer provides an accessible introduction to primary sources on Galileo's life and work, the Council of Trent, the role of the Papacy, the Roman Inquisition, and how a trial before the Inquisition would have been conducted. A comprehensive list of characters, maps, and a chronology of Galileo's life are also included.
|Paperback Book, 160 pages||English|
|University of Toronto Press (Nov. 30th, 2012)||Unknown|
|17Th Century History|