Isaac Newton

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Harper Perennial, 2004 - Education - 307 pages
19 Reviews
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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User Review  - John Behle - Goodreads

This is a fair, standard recap of Issac Newton's life. Gleick gives each discovered scientific principle its due. Newton's long career is documented well. He was Master of The Royal Mint for 30 years ... Read full review

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User Review  - Josh Friedlander - Goodreads

Blake Newton At the end of this short, competent, thought not overly analytical biography, James Gleick teases out the great irony of William Blake's portrayal of Newton as a cold, godless rationalist ... 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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