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Title:
Isaac Newton / by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Boris Kulikov.
Call Number:
jB Newton, Isaac KRU
Publication Date:
2006.
Publisher:
New York : Viking, 2006.
Electronic Access:
Table of contents http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0514/2005017741.html
Physical Description:
126 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents:
All alone -- The great escape -- A new world -- The apple -- Newton versus Hooke -- Newton versus Leibniz -- Newton versus Flamsteed -- The greatest science book in the world -- Newton versus Newton -- And what about alchemy? -- The crimson years -- His impact.
Summary:
Isaac Newton was not only briiliant, but secretive, vindictive and obsessive. Here is a portrait of the man, contradictions and all, than places him against the backdrop of seventeenth-century England, a time of plague, the Great Fire of London, and two revolutions.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Horizon Bib Number:
1051749
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