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And the sun stood still / Dava Sobel.

Sobel, Dava, (author.). Steele, Kate, (performer.). Foxworth, Robert, (performer.). Vickery, John, 1950- (performer.).
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  • ISBN: 9781580815550 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1580815553 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (1hr., 25 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : L.A. Theatre Works : 2015.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Kate Steele, Robert Foxworth and John Vickery.
Summary, etc.:
Dava Sobel's thoughtful play brings to life the story of Nicolaus Copernicus, the Renaissance astronomer and mathematician who proposed the heliocentric model of the universe in which the Sun stands at the center. Plagued by self-doubt and threatened by religious censure, Copernicus resisted the publication of his work until just before his death in 1543. And the Sun Stood Still follows Copernicus in those final years as he works to complete his research with the help of Georg Rheticus, a young disciple from Wittenberg, Germany.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Astronomers > Drama.

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