Isaac newton [james gleick] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers isaac newton was born in a stone farmhouse in 1642, fatherless and unwanted by his mother when he died in. Isaac newton (pantheon 2003) a masterpiece of brevity and concentration a masterpiece of brevity and concentration isaac newton sees its angular subject in the round, presenting him as.
Science author and journalist gleick (faster: the acceleration of just about everything, 1999, etc) traces with equal measures of irony and sympathy the life of an enlightenment icon as.
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Isaac newton by james gleick isaac newton was born in a stone farmhouse in 1642, fatherless and unwanted by his mother when he died in london in 1727 he was so renowned he was given a state.
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