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The Resource Isaac Newton, Peter Ackroyd

Isaac Newton, Peter Ackroyd

Label
Isaac Newton
Title
Isaac Newton
Statement of responsibility
Peter Ackroyd
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This third volume in Peter Ackroyd's series is a companion volume to 'Chaucer' and 'Turner'. It describes the life of Sir Isaac Newton who formulated calculus, hit upon the idea of gravity and did experiments which showed that white light was made up of different coloured rays
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1949-
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Ackroyd, Peter
Dewey number
  • 530'.092
  • 530.092
  • 530.092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Brief lives series
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  • Newton, Isaac
  • Physicists
  • Mathematicians
  • Biography
Label
Isaac Newton, Peter Ackroyd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-155) and index
Control code
9780099287384
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
vii, 163 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780099287384
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Isaac Newton, Peter Ackroyd
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-155) and index
Control code
9780099287384
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
vii, 163 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780099287384
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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