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The Resource Newton's gift : how Sir Isaac Newton unlocked the system of the world, David Berlinski

Newton's gift : how Sir Isaac Newton unlocked the system of the world, David Berlinski

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Newton's gift : how Sir Isaac Newton unlocked the system of the world
Title
Newton's gift
Title remainder
how Sir Isaac Newton unlocked the system of the world
Statement of responsibility
David Berlinski
Title variation
Newtons gift
Title variation remainder
how Sir Isaac Newton unlocked the system of the world
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses seventeenth-century scientist Sir Isaac Newton's life, focusing on his "system of the world" and his pioneering of mathematical physics, which changed science forever
Summary
A portrait of the physicist's life assesses his remarkable accomplishments in the field of science, his rescue of the British mint and its currency, and his intellectual battles with his colleagues
Biography type
individual biography
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211276
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 530/.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.N7
LC item number
B48 2000
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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how Sir Isaac Newton unlocked the system of the world
Label
Newton's gift : how Sir Isaac Newton unlocked the system of the world, David Berlinski
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • A Loan from the Future
  • The Orb of the Moon
  • The System of the World
  • The Captive of His Camouflage
  • Master of the Mint
  • The Defile
  • The Quest
  • Descent into Detail
  • In the Year that Galileo Died
  • An Escape from the Plow
  • The Infinite
  • The Special Instrument
  • Newton in His Prime
  • The Field of Rancor
  • A Good Question
  • A Study in Starkness
Control code
1372089
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 217 p.
Isbn
9780684843926
Lccn
00034724
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm44046921
  • (OCoLC)44046921
Label
Newton's gift : how Sir Isaac Newton unlocked the system of the world, David Berlinski
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • A Loan from the Future
  • The Orb of the Moon
  • The System of the World
  • The Captive of His Camouflage
  • Master of the Mint
  • The Defile
  • The Quest
  • Descent into Detail
  • In the Year that Galileo Died
  • An Escape from the Plow
  • The Infinite
  • The Special Instrument
  • Newton in His Prime
  • The Field of Rancor
  • A Good Question
  • A Study in Starkness
Control code
1372089
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 217 p.
Isbn
9780684843926
Lccn
00034724
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm44046921
  • (OCoLC)44046921

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