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Published: 19 September 1996

160 Pages | 48 b/w photos

6-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195092240

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Isaac Newton

And the Scientific Revolution

Gale E. Christianson

Oxford Portraits in Science

  • Allows us to see the personal side of Newton
  • Describes how Newton embarked on one of the greatest intellectual odysseys in the history of science
  • Follows Newton's discoveries of gravity and the color spectrum and the development of calculus