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Westfall, Richard S.

Overview
Works: 73 works in 358 publications in 8 languages and 10,937 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Church history  Conference proceedings  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Honoree
Classifications: QC16.N7, B
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Most widely held works about Richard S Westfall
 
Most widely held works by Richard S Westfall
Never at rest : a biography of Isaac Newton by Richard S Westfall( Book )
50 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This richly detailed biography captures both the personal life and the scientific career of Isaac Newton, presenting a fully rounded picture of Newton the man, the scientist, the philosopher, the theologian, and the public figure."--Page 4 of cover
The life of Isaac Newton by Richard S Westfall( )
30 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 2,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Westfall presents both the personal life and the scientific career of Isaac Newton, the man, the scientist, the philosopher, the theologian, and the public figure
Science and religion in seventeenth-century England by Richard S Westfall( Book )
35 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and Italian and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The construction of modern science : mechanisms and mechanics by Richard S Westfall( Book )
71 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foundations of scientific method: the nineteenth century ( Book )
16 editions published between 1973 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Religion, science, and worldview : essays in honor of Richard S. Westfall ( Book )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Force in Newton's physics : the science of dynamics in the seventeenth century by Richard S Westfall( Book )
14 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Steps in the scientific tradition; readings in the history of science by Richard S Westfall( Book )
9 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edited but extensive excerpts from original authors, with a bevy of biographical data included. Includes, inter alia, Harvey, Galileo, Newton, Aristotle, Darwin, Lavoisier, Descartes
Essays on the trial of Galileo by Richard S Westfall( Book )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newton : texts, backgrounds, commentaries by Isaac Newton( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains a comprehensive collection of the life and works of Sir Isaac Newton covering his thoughts on alchemy and theory of matter, theology, mathematics, and other achievements and includes introductory essay, textual annotation, and chronology
Sir Isaac Newton the gravity of genius ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By the age of 23, he had laid the foundations for calculus, the laws of gravity, motion and inertia, and begun experiments on light. His major work is called 'The Principia'. Isaac Newton has been called the Father of Modern Science. His incredible body of work represents arguably the greatest contribution to science ever made by an individual. But despite living at the vibrant center of an inspired social scene, his personal life was marked by loneliness. Examine the many discoveries and private fears of this remarkable man
Isaac Newton by Richard S Westfall( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and German and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From William Shakespeare to Winston Churchill, the "Very Interesting People" series provides biographies of Britain's fascinating historical figures - people whose influence and importance have stood the test of time. Part of this series, this title talks about Isaac Newton
Isaac Newton : una vida by Richard S Westfall( Book )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newton and the scientific revolution : an exhibition by Richard S Westfall( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The trial of Galileo : Bellarmino, Galileo, and the clash of two worlds by Richard S Westfall( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newton e la dinamica del 17. secolo by Richard S Westfall( Book )
6 editions published in 1982 in Italian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalog of the scientific community in the 16th and 17th centuries ( )
in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This catalog is a collection of 631 detailed biographies on members of the scientific community during the 16th and 17th centuries with vital facts about each individual and their contributions to science ... All individuals in the catalog are systematically described by ten categories using twenty searchable fields"--Main screen
Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton by David Brewster( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton by David Brewster( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Out of Galileo : the science of waters 1628-1718 by Cesare Maffioli( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Westfall, Richard S.
Westfall, Richard Samuel 1924-1996
ウェストフォール, R. S
Languages
English (239)
Italian (19)
Spanish (19)
Turkish (10)
French (4)
Chinese (2)
German (1)
Persian (1)
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