The Resource In the presence of the Creator : Isaac Newton and his times, Gale E. Christianson

In the presence of the Creator : Isaac Newton and his times, Gale E. Christianson

Label
In the presence of the Creator : Isaac Newton and his times
Title
In the presence of the Creator
Title remainder
Isaac Newton and his times
Statement of responsibility
Gale E. Christianson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Publisher description: Gale E. Christianson has turned his full attention to one man alone, Isaac Newton, who emerges full-blown in these pages not merely as a preeminent astronomer but as the figure history has long known him to be : the greatest scientific thinker of modern times
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christianson, Gale E
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.N7
LC item number
C49 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newton, Isaac
  • Newton, Isaac
  • Newton, Isaac
  • Physicists
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematicians
  • Physicists
  • Natuurkundigen
  • Wiskunde
  • Great Britain
Label
In the presence of the Creator : Isaac Newton and his times, Gale E. Christianson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Inside a quart pot -- Of giants and dwarfs -- The transit of genius -- A movable feast -- A kinde of nothinge -- Some strangeness in the proportion -- The killing ground -- "I desire to withdraw" -- The treasures of darkness -- Heretic : sotto voce -- A pitfall in Eden -- The most perfect mechanic of all -- "Go your way, and sin no more" -- Cul-de-sac -- A morality play -- "Your very loving unkle" -- Sir Isaac -- The devil's banter -- "Second inventors count for nothing" -- "They could not get me to yield" -- Infinity
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 623 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780029051900
Lccn
83049211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10375094
  • (OCoLC)ocm10375094
Label
In the presence of the Creator : Isaac Newton and his times, Gale E. Christianson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Inside a quart pot -- Of giants and dwarfs -- The transit of genius -- A movable feast -- A kinde of nothinge -- Some strangeness in the proportion -- The killing ground -- "I desire to withdraw" -- The treasures of darkness -- Heretic : sotto voce -- A pitfall in Eden -- The most perfect mechanic of all -- "Go your way, and sin no more" -- Cul-de-sac -- A morality play -- "Your very loving unkle" -- Sir Isaac -- The devil's banter -- "Second inventors count for nothing" -- "They could not get me to yield" -- Infinity
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 623 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780029051900
Lccn
83049211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10375094
  • (OCoLC)ocm10375094

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