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Years ago readers can share the excitement of a new extremely daring view of the uinverse Conversations on the Plurality of Worlds Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes first published in 1686 is one of the best loved classics of the early French enlightenment Through a series of informal dialogues that take place on successive evenings in the maruise's moonlit gardens Fontenelle describes the new cosmology of the Copernican world view with matchles clarity imagination and wit Moreover he boldly makes his interlocuto. First read this over thirty years ago while researching G Bruno s influence on the 17C moon mappers Langrenus Hevelius and Riccioli whose names we still use like the Mare Tranuillitatis Fontenelle not Martin the ed was good then and perhaps even better now As the protagonist converses on her estate the Maruise s she asks how we know there can be people on the Moon He says What if there were no business between Paris and its suburb St Denis un Bourgeois de Paris ui ne sera jamais sorti de sa Ville soit sur les Tours de Notre Dame et voye Saint Denis de loin on lui demandera s il croit ue Saint Denis soit habite comme Paris Il repondra hardiment ue non But the tow places both have clock towers large buildings and similar walls Saint Denis is our MoonThe Maruise asks Well what sort of inhabitants can they possibly be The protagonist confesses he doesn t know but they couldn t possibly be any bizarre than humans Pourrions nous bien nous figurer uelue chose ui eut des passions si folles et des reflexions si sages une duree si courte et des vues si longues

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R a woman inviting female participation in the almost exclusively male province of scientific discourse The popular Fontenelle lived through an entire century from 1657 to 1757 and wrote prolifically H A Hargreaves's fresh appealing translation brings the author's masterpiece to new generations of readers while the introduction by Nina Rattner Gelbart clearly demonstrates the importance of the Conversations for the history of science of women of literature and of French civilization and for the popularization of cultur. This book was written in 1686 and is translated from French I had to read it for my History elective class in college I found it to be an extremely interesting read because it explores imagination and ideas about science at the current time in 1686 through the conversations of a physicists and an aristocrat lady The language is elouent and beautiful The conversation is very deep and thoughtful Definitely a good exploration into the past nouveau I really hope I can get my hands on the full French version to read Die Visioene Van Johanna Brandt of scientific discourse The popular Fontenelle lived through an entire century from 1657 to 1757 and wrote prolifically H A Hargreaves's fresh appealing translation brings the author's masterpiece to new generations The Neuropsychology of Self Discipline of readers while the introduction by Nina Rattner Gelbart clearly demonstrates the importance The Accidental Activist of science Smoke and Mirrors Short Fiction and Illusions of women Brenda has a dragon in her blood of literature and Divan Of Rudaki of French civilization and for the popularization Choice Stories for Children of cultur. This book was written in 1686 and is translated from French I had to read it for my History elective class in college I found it to be an extremely interesting read because it explores imagination and ideas about science at the current time in 1686 through the conversations Öbür Divan of a physicists and an aristocrat lady The language is elouent and beautiful The conversation is very deep and thoughtful Definitely a good exploration into the past nouveau I really hope I can get my hands Summary of Homo Deus on the full French version to read

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Surveying the night sky a charming philosopher and his hostess the Maruise are considering thep ossibility of travelers from the moon What if they were skillful enough to navigate on the outer surface of our air and from there through their curiosity to see us they angled for us like fish Would that please you asks the philosopher Why not the Maruise replies As for me I'd put myself into their nets of my own volition just to have the pleasure of seeing those who caught meIn this imaginary conversation of three hundred. A concoction of exaggerated Copernican scientific views on the cosmos presented through a fictitious setting A 17th look at astronomy A rather interesting read for those thus inclined I listened to an audio version with varied readers


10 thoughts on “Meskun Dünyaların Çokluğu

  1. says:

    A charming mix of philosophy the science of astronomy from 1686 Fontenelle playfully joyfully explores known theorized scientific facts of th

  2. says:

    A concoction of exaggerated Copernican scientific views on the cosmos presented through a fictitious setting A 17th look at astronomy A rather interesting read for those thus inclined I listened to an audio vers

  3. says:

    This is a short one but a good oneThe tale is only some 70 odd pages long it was revised countless times by the author thru the decades; this is the 1st printing from 1686 The Univ of Cal Press publication which I read is supplemented

  4. says:

    I was curious to read this after hearing it referred to as one of the first known popular science books this must depend on how you define science as well as “popular” science Written in 1686 one year before Newton’s Principia was published it beautifully lays out a Copernican view of the solar system and beyond t

  5. says:

    First read this over thirty years ago while researching G Bruno's influence on the 17C moon mappers Langrenus Hevelius and Riccioli whose names we still use like the Mare Tranuillitatis Fontenelle not Martin the ed was good then and perhaps even better now As the protagonist converses on her estate the Maruise's she asks how we know there c

  6. says:

    I read this in a few hours It's actually charming for a scientific text Written as a pleasant conversation about the Copernican system in the gardens of a moonlit palace it is a great reminder that good scientific writing should clarify and teach Fontenelle writes with clarity and makes the Copernican system understandable to all readers i

  7. says:

    Wow What an interesting book especially when it’s historical context is considered The introduction did a nice job providing that context I also liked the format that of a conversation between two people one a bright woman; again very progressive for the time

  8. says:

    This book was written in 1686 and is translated from French I had to read it for my History elective class in college I found it to be an extremely interesting read because it explores imagination and ideas about science at the curren

  9. says:

    This is an enjoyable excursion into 17th century ideas about the constitution and potential for life in the solar system Written in light of telescopic observation and general knowledge about the period and spatial arrangement of the visible planets including the then newly discovered satellites of Jupiter and

  10. says:

    An astounding book Don't let the dull cover or the fact that it was written in the 17th Century deter you from picking up

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