More Perfect Heaven - How Nicolaus Copernicus Revolutionized the Cosmos-logo

More Perfect Heaven - How Nicolaus Copernicus Revolutionized the Cosmos

Dava Sobel

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.

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.
More Information

Genres:

History

Description:

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.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Suzanne Toren, George Guidall, John McDonough

Length:

7h 28m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

00:25


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

31:58


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

26:14


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

27:58


Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 4

23:41


Part 1, Chapter 5
Part 1, Chapter 5

31:26


Part 1, Chapter 6
Part 1, Chapter 6

34:39


Part 2, Chapter 1
Part 2, Chapter 1

08:53


Part 2, Chapter 2
Part 2, Chapter 2

06:14


Part 2, Chapter 3
Part 2, Chapter 3

10:22


Part 2, Chapter 4
Part 2, Chapter 4

07:46


Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 5

09:35


Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 6

07:57


Part 2, Chapter 7
Part 2, Chapter 7

03:18


Part 2, Chapter 8
Part 2, Chapter 8

11:44


Part 2, Chapter 9
Part 2, Chapter 9

06:33


Part 2, Chapter 10
Part 2, Chapter 10

08:38


Part 2, Chapter 11
Part 2, Chapter 11

01:18


Part 2, Chapter 12
Part 2, Chapter 12

03:45


Part 2, Chapter 13
Part 2, Chapter 13

06:29


Part 2, Chapter 14
Part 2, Chapter 14

01:49


Part 2, Chapter 15
Part 2, Chapter 15

04:12


Part 2, Chapter 16
Part 2, Chapter 16

04:57


Part 2, Chapter 17
Part 2, Chapter 17

04:18


Part 3, Chapter 7
Part 3, Chapter 7

36:46


Part 3, Chapter 8
Part 3, Chapter 8

23:07


Part 3, Chapter 9
Part 3, Chapter 9

30:26


Part 3, Chapter 10
Part 3, Chapter 10

23:14


Part 3, Chapter 11
Part 3, Chapter 11

24:15


Part 3, Chapter 12
Part 3, Chapter 12

22:45


Part 3, Chapter 13
Part 3, Chapter 13

03:30