A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love
By Dava Sobel
(Penguin Books, Paperback, 9780140280555, 432pp.)
Publication Date: November 1, 2000
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Dava Sobel is an award-winning former science writer for The New York Times. The author of the bestselling Longitude and Galileo’s Daughter, Sobel’s work has also appeared in Audubon, Discover, Life, and The New Yorker.
"Sobel is a master storyteller...she brings a great scientist to life."—The New York Times Book Review.
"Innovative history and a wonderfully told tale."—Newsweek.