* The first letter from Maria Celeste to Galileo is presented.
* Reader learns about Maria Celeste's birth and heritage.
* Irony of Bruno's death is discussed.
* The relationship between Galileo and Marina Gamba is discussed.
* Galileo takes his daughters away, leaving Vincenzio with Marina.
* Virginia joins the convent at San Matteo.
* Virginia becomes Maria Celeste.
* Livia joins the convent; becomes Arcangela.
* Vincenzio goes to the University of Pisa to study law.
* Galileo teaches at the Universities of Pisa and Padua.
* Galileo discovers and refines the telescope.
* Galileo works off of Copernicus' theories.
* Galileo was warned to cease his work on the heavens.
* Pope Urban supported Galileo's work.
* Galileo published his first work.
* Maria Celeste continues to support her father's work.
* Marina Gamba dies.
* Galileo continues to teach while being employed in the court of the Medici family.
* Galileo is arrested and tried for heresy and blasphemy...
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