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The Resource Newton and the origin of civilization, Jed Z. Buchwald & Mordechai Feingold

Newton and the origin of civilization, Jed Z. Buchwald & Mordechai Feingold

Label
Newton and the origin of civilization
Title
Newton and the origin of civilization
Statement of responsibility
Jed Z. Buchwald & Mordechai Feingold
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
530.092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.N7
LC item number
B93 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Newton and the origin of civilization, Jed Z. Buchwald & Mordechai Feingold
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [489]-514) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Troubled Senses -- Troubled Numbers -- Erudition and Chronology in Seventeenth-Century England -- Isaac Newton on Prophecies and Idolatry -- Aberrant Numbers : The Propagation of Mankind before and after the Deluge -- Newtonian History -- Text and Testimony -- Interpreting Words -- Publication and Reaction -- The War on Newton in England -- The War on Newton in France -- The Demise of Chronology -- Evidence and History -- Appendix A: Signs, Conventions, Dating, and Definitions -- Appendix B: Newton's Computational Methods -- Appendix C: Commented Extracts from Newton's MS Calculations -- Appendix D: Placing Colures on the Original Star Globe -- Appendix E: Hesiod, Thales, and Stellar Risings and Settings
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 528 p.
Isbn
9780691154787
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012024733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn792880975
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn827057583
Label
Newton and the origin of civilization, Jed Z. Buchwald & Mordechai Feingold
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [489]-514) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Troubled Senses -- Troubled Numbers -- Erudition and Chronology in Seventeenth-Century England -- Isaac Newton on Prophecies and Idolatry -- Aberrant Numbers : The Propagation of Mankind before and after the Deluge -- Newtonian History -- Text and Testimony -- Interpreting Words -- Publication and Reaction -- The War on Newton in England -- The War on Newton in France -- The Demise of Chronology -- Evidence and History -- Appendix A: Signs, Conventions, Dating, and Definitions -- Appendix B: Newton's Computational Methods -- Appendix C: Commented Extracts from Newton's MS Calculations -- Appendix D: Placing Colures on the Original Star Globe -- Appendix E: Hesiod, Thales, and Stellar Risings and Settings
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 528 p.
Isbn
9780691154787
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012024733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn792880975
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn827057583

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    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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