The Resource Force and Geometry in Newton's ""Principia""

Force and Geometry in Newton's ""Principia""

Label
Force and Geometry in Newton's ""Principia""
Title
Force and Geometry in Newton's ""Principia""
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this book François De Gandt introduces us to the reading of Newton's Principia in its own terms. The path of access that De Gandt proposes leads through the study of the geometrization of force. The result is a highly original meditation on the sources and meaning of Newton's magnum opus. In Chapter I De Gandt presents a translation of and detailed commentary on an earlier and simpler version of what in 1687 became Book I of the Principia; here in clearer and starker outline than in the final version, the basic principles of Newton's dynamics show forth. Chapte
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
531
Index
no index present
LC call number
QA803
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
Label
Force and Geometry in Newton's ""Principia""
Publication
Note
Cover; Contents
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884012562
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (312 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400864126
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7370m2
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33106794
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884012562
  • jstordda1400864127

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