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Newton's darkness : two dramatic views

Author: Carl Djerassi; David Pinner
Publisher: London : Imperial College Press ; River edge, NJ : Distributed by World Scientific Pub., ©2003.
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The name of Isaac Newton appears in virtually every survey of the public's choice for the most important persons of the second millennium. Yet the term "darkness" can be applied to much of Newton's  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Djerassi, Carl.
Newton's darkness.
London : Imperial College Press ; River edge, NJ : Distributed by World Scientific Pub., ©2003
(DLC) 2003056593
(OCoLC)52520616
Named Person: Isaac Newton; Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, Freiherr von; Robert Hooke; Isaac Newton; Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, Freiherr von; Robert Hooke; Robert Hooke; Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, Freiherr von; Isaac Newton
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Djerassi; David Pinner
ISBN: 1860944590 9781860944598 9781860943898 1860943896 9781860943904 186094390X 1281866377 9781281866370
OCLC Number: 57252619
Description: 1 online resource (184 pages)
Contents: First View : two princials : Newton's Hooke / by David Pinner --
Second view : three minions : Calculus / (Newton's whores) by Carl Djerassi.
Responsibility: Carl Djerassi, David Pinner.

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