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Never at rest : a biography of Isaac Newton

Author: Richard S Westfall
Publisher: Cambridge [Eng]. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1980.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Isaac Newton; Isaac Newton, Sir; Isaac Newton
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard S Westfall
ISBN: 0521231434 9780521231435
OCLC Number: 5677169
Awards: American Historical Association Leo Gershoy Award, 1981.
History of Science Society Pfizer Award, 1983.
Description: xviii, 908 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Richard S. Westfall.
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Huge, but a classic, and well written

by vleighton (WorldCat user published 2012-03-03) Excellent Permalink

  Westfall's biography of Newton is considered the definitive work on Newton. Beyond that, it is a good read. Yes, it is long, but it is not long and boring. Newton lead an extraordinarily full and varied life, and Westfall captures it in full detail.

 

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