Isaac Newton

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Harper Perennial, 2004 - Education - 307 pages
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From one of the best writers on science, a remarkable portrait of Isaac Newton. The man who changed our understanding of the universe, of science, and of faith.

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A good intro to Newton's life. - Goodreads
A great introduction. - Goodreads
Brief overview of Newton's life and work. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Brian Darvell - Goodreads

A solid book on understanding the basic impact Newton had on modern culture. Although the book is small, it contains lots of information from a variety of sources. This book will not give a full ... Read full review

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User Review  - Curtis - Goodreads

I enjoy hearing more about those 'world changers' of yesteryear. This work focuses mainly on Newton's findings and feuds, which appears appropriate given the reclusiveness that defined his life ... Read full review

About the author (2004)

James Gleick was born in New York in 1954. He worked for ten years as an editor and reporter for The New York Times. He is the bestselling author of Chaos, Genius, Faster, and What Just Happened.

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