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The Story of Science: Newton at the Center

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4 out of 5
Based on 33 Ratings and 15 Reviews

Book Description
In volume two, students will watch as Copernicus's systematic observations place the sun at the center of our universe-to the dismay of establishment thinkers. After students follow the achievements and frustrations of Galileo, Kepler, and Descartes, they will appreciate the amazing Isaac Newton, whose discoveries about gravity, motion, colors, calculus, and Earth's place in the universe set the s... More
Book Information
PublisherSmithsonian Institution Press
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages256
ISBN-101588341615
ISBN-13978-1588341617
Publication Date10/25/2005
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About Joy Hakim (Author) : I write narrative non-fiction, stories that try and make sense of history and science. A History of Us, a ten volume U.S. history, is published by Oxford U. Press. The Story of Science, three books th... more
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