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Published: 22 November 2012

352 Pages


ISBN: 9780199931613

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Seduced by Logic

Émilie Du Châtelet, Mary Somerville and the Newtonian Revolution

Robyn Arianrhod

  • An engaging story about women in mathematics, written by an author who is herself a Physics PhD and mathematician at Monash University
  • Both a dual biography and history of science
  • This book offers to a general reader an appealing introduction to concepts of Newtonian physics, written in an accessible and lively way