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‘Sidereus nuncius’: The clue of the ‘Galileo’ stolen from the National Library leads to Buenos Aires | Culture

One of two world maps from Ptolemy’s ‘Cosmology’, from 1482, which was stolen from the BNE and recovered in Australia.AUSTRALIAN FEDERAL POLICE / EPA César Ovilio Gómez Rivero traveled to Madrid on May 28, 2007. The next day, he visited the National Library as a “researcher” and stole a dozen documents – among them, two […]

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