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

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

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Force and Geometry in Newton's ""Principia""
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Force and Geometry in Newton's ""Principia""
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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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no index present
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non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Princeton Legacy Library
Force and Geometry in Newton's ""Principia""
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Force and Geometry in Newton's ""Principia""
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7zv314
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Cover; Contents
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1 online resource (312 pages).
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9781400864126
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