A More Perfect Heaven: How Copernicus Revolutionized the Cosmos
Narrated By: , , , , , ,
Publisher: Recorded Books
Date: September 2011
Duration: 7 hours 24 minutes
With the enthralling style that made Longitude and Galileo's Daughter international best-sellers, Dava Sobel paints an unforgettable portrait of the Copernican Revolution. Encouraged by his German protege, Polish cleric Nicolaus Copernicus published his heliocentric model of the universe, tantalizing 16th-century mathematicians and scientists-and triggering a groundswell of opposition.