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Annus mirabilis of Sir Isaac Newton, 1666-1966.

Annus mirabilis of Sir Isaac Newton, 1666-1966.

Edited by Robert Palter.

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Published by M.I.T. Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Newton, Isaac, -- Sir, -- 1642-1727.

  • Edition Notes

    Expanded and rev. version of papers and discussion comments originally presented at a conference on Newtonian studies, held at the University of Texas at Austin, Nov. 10-12, 1966. Bibliographical footnotes.

    ContributionsPalter, Robert M.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 351 p. illus. ;
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19121079M

    The Annus Mirabilis of Sir Isaac Newton Cambridge: The M.I.T. Press, Print. Note all images sourced with [3] were images scanned out of the book. Note all images sourced with [5] were images scanned out of the book. [5] Brewster, Sir David. Memoirs of the Life, Writings and Discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton, II. Edinburgh.   Isaac Newton (–) is best known for having invented the calculus in the mid to late s (most of a decade before Leibniz did so independently, and ultimately more influentially) and for having formulated the theory of universal gravity — the latter in his Principia, the single most important work in the transformation of early modern natural philosophy into modern physical science.

      The year , which he spent away from Cambridge at his estate, is termed as Newton’s annus mirabilis, his “wonder year” when he began . Whilst escaping the Great Plague, Newton’s enormously productive time at Woolsthorpe is often called the Annus Mirabilis, or the “Year of Wonders’. Read about this period of intellectual endeavour, with extracts taken from the new Woolsthorpe guidebook by Patricia Fara. As coronavirus spreads.

      Newton never married, but he brought his niece to London as his hostess and lived in upper-class style. Annus mirabilis. The year is known as Newton's annus mirabilis (miraculous year — more precisely the two years ), when he was about 24 years old. He later recalled, "For in those days I was in the prime of my age for invention. year as the ‘Anus Mirabilis’ or the miracle year in the life of Sir Isaac Newton (). In that particular year when Newton was barely years old a devastating attack of plague took place in London. Trinity College at Cambridge where Newton was a student was closed down and people began to flee out of London in fear of plague.


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The articles in this book, many since expanded or revised, were originally prepared for that event. Their authors include not only Newton specialists but, in order to provide the widest perspective, general historians of ideas, of science, of art, of philosophy and religion 1666-1966.

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