Gloucester: Sawyer Free Library



Book

Magnificent Principia : exploring Isaac Newton's masterpiece / Colin Pask.

(Author).
  • ISBN: 9781616147457
  • ISBN: 1616147458
  • Description: 528 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Amherst, New York : Prometheus Books,

Available copies

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult New Books New 531/Pask (Text to phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 531/PASK (Text to phone) Available -
Stoneham Adult Nonfiction Mezzanine 531 PAS (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 513-523) and index.
Contents Note: Introductory material -- How the Principia begins -- Developing the basics of dynamics -- On to more complex situations -- About Principia Book II -- The majestic Principia Book III -- Reception and influence of Principia.
Subject: Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727. Principia.
Mechanics > Early works to 1800.
Celestial mechanics > Early works to 1800.