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June 27, 2019



The Gifts of Love and Genius

The last Book Nook review was of a science fiction novel and I noted that for some, science was their least favorite subject in school. Quite the reverse is true for the focus of today’s book: “Galileo’s Daughter” by Dava Sobel. Galileo Galilei made so many major contributions that Albert Einstein dubbed him “the father of modern physics – indeed of modern science altogether”.

At first I thought the title was misleading as this non-fiction biography focuses mainly on Galileo. However, the author’s research and letters Galileo received from his...



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