Galileo sentenced by the Inquisition (13 words)

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This was due to his refutation of the theory of an earth-centred universe.

Citation: Editors, Litencyc. "Galileo sentenced by the Inquisition". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010 [https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=2172, accessed 06 July 2022.]

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