has ratings and 80 reviews. Dan said: Yet another great read from a great series. re-read: In this novel, we get to meet, and absorb new. Having read 20th century history books of the period, he has become determined to rescue Galileo from his trial for heresy. The Americans are divided on. The Galileo Affair. The Epic Struggle of Freedom and Justice Against the Tyrannies of the 17th Century Continues, as European Cunning Meets American .

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Dec 01, Nate Thern rated it really liked it Shelves: An embassy to Venice is led by Grantsville’s only Roman Catholic priest, whose revelations about Vatican II meet a surprisingly unhostile reception. The love interest sub-plot was well worth skipping over. Dec 30, Chip Hunter rated afcair really liked it.

1634: The Galileo Affair

So while Affwir still enjoy seeing the universe evolve, the path there can become tedious. The Eastern Front Yet another great read from a great series. The back story is the continuing adventures of the citizens of the small mining town of Grantsville, WV, transported to 17th-century Germany, then in the middle of the Thirty Years’ War.

A great read and an excellent book.

This book deserves maybe three and one half stars. There is pre-matital sex but if you have read the previous novels you already know this.

Please, log in or register. Goodreads calls this “Assiti Shards, 3” but in the 16634 reading order this is in pos 6 or possibly 5 Ram Rebellion can be read before this one without any real loss.


Remember me not recommended for public devices. These two romances couldn’t be more different and each is for the most part amusing to see develop. I still love the up-timers from this series and really enjoy learning the history of the Thirty Years’ War, but the writing is beginning to be a bit “stretched”.

The Galileo Affair Maybe I’ll go back and read the second book someday and this one will make more sense.

Retrieved from ” https: Galilfo skipped it and read book 3, but the writing style didn’t grab me as much as the first book and I’d definitely missed a lot of plot from skipping a book. Great story line with the Pope and Galileo!

The Viennese Waltz As they seek to make an ally of the Venetians, they find themselves in a position to change the result of one of the most famous trials in the history of the Roman Catholic Church, that of Galileo himself. Published August 1st by Baen first published The Volga Rules I’ve often thought that these books would make good youth fiction, since they often deal with younger characters and read so easily.

And I am looking forward to more of Sharon Nichols as a diplomatic envoy The Galileo Affair was also the first book in the series to be listed at the top of the Locus magazine Hardcovers Bestsellers List for the month of July in [6] and was also able to reach number 3 while staying on the Locus Paperbacks Bestsellers List for 2 months in Customer Ratings for How quickly can they run?

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The Galileo Affair” gets 4 of 5 stars from me.

Nov 14, Winston Smith rated it liked it Shelves: Popes, revolutionaries, hippies and agents provocateurs chasing each other around and through the Vatican. In the tradition of Italy’s commedia dell’arte, the rollicking plot serves to bring two lovers together despite formidable obstacles. University of Washington University Bookstore. In this novel, we get to meet, and absorb new characters, and bit players to date become far more developed. At the same time, the group hopes to establish commercial ties with Turkey’s Ottoman Empire, then at the height of its power.

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The Galileo Affair (Assiti Shards, #3) by Eric Flint

That being said, The Galileo Affair was enjoyable and informative. On that note, the fact that the Stones were created by Mercedes Lackey for a short story and then rolled into this novel as well as the use of scenes written by an experienced pilot in some of the other books in this family is just a fascinating use of intellectual resources. Music and Murder