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12 Books That Changed the World by Melvyn Bragg
1666: Plague, War, and Hellfire by Rebecca Rideal
1688: A Global History by John E. Wills
An Account of Sir Isaac Newton's Philosophical Discoveries by Colin Maclaurin
Acid Tongues and Tranquil Dreamers: Eight Scientific Rivalries That Changed the World by Michael White
Adventures in Genius by Will Durant
Aerobics for the Mind: Practical Exercises in Philosophy that Anybody can Do by Michael Potts PhD
The Age of Genius: The Seventeenth Century and the Birth of the Modern Mind by A. C. Grayling
Apollo in Perspective: Spaceflight Then and Now by Jonathan Allday
The Art of Love by Ovidius
Aubrey's Brief Lives by John Aubrey
Believing Bullshit: How Not to Get Sucked into an Intellectual Black Hole by Stephen Law
Betrayers of the Truth: Fraud and Deceit in the Halls of Science by William Broad
The Birth of a New Physics by I. Bernard Cohen
Blood Kin, A Savannah Story by Robert T. S. Mickles Sr.
The Book of the Dead: Lives of the Justly Famous and the Undeservedly Obscure by John Mitchinson
A Brief History of Science by Thomas Crump
A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes by Stephen Hawking
Bright Earth: Art and the Invention of Color by Philip Ball
The Calculus Gallery: Masterpieces from Newton to Lebesgue by William Dunham
The calculus wars : Newton, Leibniz, and the greatest mathematical clash of all time by Jason Socrates Bardi
The Cambridge Companion to Newton by I. Bernard Cohen
Cambridge Scientific Minds by Peter Harman
The Character of Physical Law by Richard Feynman
Charles Babbage: And the Engines of Perfection (Oxford Portraits in Science) by Bruce Collier
Churchill's Black Dog, Kafka's Mice, and Other Phenomena of the Human Mind by Anthony Storr
Cinq mémoires sur l'instruction publique by Jean-Antoine-Nicolas de Caritat Condorcet
Circular Time by Paul Cornell
The Clockwork Universe: Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, & the Birth of the Modern World by Edward Dolnick
Coming of Age in the Milky Way by Timothy Ferris
The Confusion by Neal Stephenson
Cookworthy: "a man of no common clay" by A. Douglas Selleck
Cosmos by Carl Sagan
Crucibles: The Story of Chemistry from Ancient Alchemy to Nuclear Fission by Bernard Jaffe
The Curious Life of Robert Hooke: The Man Who Measured London by Lisa Jardine
Dark Matter: The Private Life of Sir Isaac Newton by Philip Kerr
Deceptions of the Ages: "Mormons" Freemasons and Extraterrestrials by Matthew D. Heines
Depression and How to Survive It by Spike Milligan
Descent by Diane Careyholographic
The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements by Sam Kean
Do You Think You're Clever?: The Oxford and Cambridge Questions by John Farndon
Doubt: A History: The Great Doubters and Their Legacy of Innovation from Socrates and Jesus to Thomas Jefferson and Emily Dickinson by Jennifer Michael Hecht
Earth Is Room Enough by Isaac Asimov
Einstein and Newton; A Comparison of the Two Greatest Scientists by Aaron Bunsen Lerner
Einstein's Mistakes: The Human Failings of Genius by Hans C. Ohanian
Einstein: His Life and Universe by Walter Isaacson
England: 1000 Things You Need to Know by Nicholas Hobbes
An Entertainment for Angels: Electricity in the Enlightenment by Patricia Fara
Epochs of European civilization: Reformation to the twenty-first century by Geoffrey A. Hosking
Equinox by Michael Whitenot in English Common Knowledge
The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll Through the Hidden Connections of the English Language by Mark Forsyth
An examination of Mr. Warburton's account of the conduct of the antient legislators, of the double doctrine of the old philosophers, of the theocracy of the Jews, and of Sir Isaac Newton's Chronology by Arthur Ashley Sykes
The Existence of God by Wallace I. Matson
The Fabric of the Heavens: The Development of Astronomy and Dynamics by Stephen Toulmin
Fallen Languages: Crises of Representation in Newtonian England, 1660-1740 by Robert Moss Markley
The Fellowship: Gilbert, Bacon, Harvey, Wren, Newton, and the Story of a Scentific Revolution by John Gribbin
The Feynman lectures on physics [3-volume set] by Richard P. Feynman
Feynman’s Lost Lecture; The Motion of Planets Around the Sun by Richard P. Feynman
The Fire of His Genius: Robert Fulton and the American Dream by Kirkpatrick Sale
Flussi e riflussi : indagine sull'origine di una teoria scientifica by Lucio Russo
Footprints of the lion: Isaac Newton at work : exhibition at Cambridge University Library, 9 October 2001-23 March 2002 by Scott Mandelbrote
The Forbidden Universe: The Occult Origins of Science and the Search for the Mind of God by Lynn Picknett
The foundations of Newton's alchemy : or, "The hunting of the greene lyon" by Betty Jo Teeter Dobbs
Founders of British science : John Wilkins, Robert Boyle, John Ray, Christopher Wren, Robert Hooke, Isaac Newton by James Gerald Crowther
From Copernicus to Einstein by Hans Reichenbach
From Galileo to Newton by A. Rupert Hall
From Newton to Hawking: A History of Cambridge University's Lucasian Professors of Mathematics by Kevin C. Knox
From Paracelsus to Newton: Magic and the Making of Modern Science by Charles Webster
Genius or Madman? Sir Isaac Newton (Shockwave: Life Stories) by Mary Atkinson
Ghostwalk by Rebecca Stott
Giants of Science - Isaac Newton by Michael White
God Bless You, Dr. Kevorkian by Kurt Vonnegut
The Grand Design by Stephen Hawking
Great Ages of Man: Age of Enlightenment by Peter Gay
The Great Equations: Breakthroughs in Science from Pythagoras to Heisenberg by Robert P. Crease
The Great Scientists by John Farndon
The Greatest Minds and Ideas of All Time by Will Durant
A Guide to the Principia Mathematica by I. Bernard Cohen
GURPS Who's Who 2: More of History's Most Intriguing Characters by Phil Masters
The Harmony of the Spheres by Joscelyn Godwin
Heavenly Intrigue by Joshua Gilder
Heretics!: The Wondrous (and Dangerous) Beginnings of Modern Philosophy by Steven Nadler
A History of Mathematics by Carl B. Boyer
A History of Philosophy, Vol. 5 : Modern Philosophy : The British Philosophers from Hobbes to Hume by Frederick Copleston
A History of π (Pi) by Petr Beckmann
The Horizon Concise History of England by Reginald James White
The House of Wisdom: How Arabic Science Saved Ancient Knowledge and Gave Us the Renaissance by Jim Al-Khalili
How Did We Find Out About Outer Space by Isaac Asimov
How Modern Science Came into the World: Four Civilizations, One 17th-Century Breakthrough by H. Floris Cohen
How to think about weird things : critical thinking for a new age by Theodore Schick Jr.
Humphry Davy by Harold Hartley
The Hunt for Earth Gravity : A History of Gravity Measurement from Galileo to the 21st Century by John Milsom
The Hunt for Vulcan: . . . And How Albert Einstein Destroyed a Planet, Discovered Relativity, and Deciphered the Universe by Thomas Levenson
Huygens and Barrow, Newton and Hooke: Pioneers in Mathematical Analysis and Catastrophe Theory from Evolvents to Quasicrystals by Vladimir I. Arnold
Immortal Last Words: History's Most Memorable Dying Remarks, Deathbed Statements and Final Farewells by Terry Breverton
In Good King Charles's Golden Days by George Bernard Shaw
In the Presence of the Creator : Isaac Newton and His Times by Gale E. Christianson
Ingenious Pursuits: Building the Scientific Revolution by Lisa Jardine
Introducing Newton by William Rankin
Isaac Newton by James Gleick
Isaac Newton by Mitch Stokes
Isaac Newton by Johannes Wickert
Isaac Newton by Tony Allan
Isaac Newton by Kathleen Krull
Isaac Newton by Patrick Moore
Isaac Newton by Hans Wußing
Isaac Newton (Lives and Legacies Series) by Gale E. Christianson
Isaac Newton (Raintree Perspectives: Science Biographies) by Kay Barnham
Isaac Newton (Scientists Who Made History) by Paul Mason
Isaac Newton (Very Interesting People) by Richard S. Westfall
Isaac Newton and Gravity (Pioneers of Science and Discovery) by P. M. Rattansi
Isaac Newton and Gravity (Science Discoveries) by Steve Parker
Isaac Newton and His Apple: Dead Famous by Kjartan Poskitt
Isaac Newton and Physics for Kids: His Life and Ideas with 21 Activities by Kerrie Logan Hollihan
Isaac Newton and the Laws of Motion by Andrea Gianopoulos
Isaac Newton en het ware weten by Floris Cohen
Isaac Newton's Freemasonry: The Alchemy of Science and Mysticism by Alain Bauer
ISAAC NEWTON. La mente que cambió la historia de la ciencia by Unknown
Isaac Newton: Adventurer in Thought by A. Rupert Hall
Isaac Newton: And the Scientific Revolution by Gale E. Christianson
Isaac Newton: Inventor, Scientist, and Teacher (Sower Series) by John Hudson Tiner
Isaac Newton: Mastermind of Modern Science by David C. Knight
Isaac Newton: Organizing the Universe (Renaissance Scientists) by William J. Boerst
Isaac Newton: The Last Sorcerer by Michael White
Isaac Newton: The Scientist Who Changed Everything by Philip Steele
Isaac the Alchemist: Secrets of Isaac Newton, Reveal'd by Mary Losure
The Janus Faces of Genius by Betty Jo Teeter Dobbs
Journey through Genius: The Great Theorems of Mathematics by William Dunham
Kepler's Conjecture: How Some of the Greatest Minds in History Helped Solve One of the Oldest Math Problems in the World by George G. Szpiro
The Last Witchfinder by James Morrow
A Left-Handed History Of The World by Ed Wright
Leonhard Euler: Life, Work and Legacy by Robert E. Bradley
Let Newton Be! by John Fauvel
The Life of Isaac Newton (Canto original series) by Richard S. Westfall
Lincoln's War Cabinet by Burton Jesse Hendrickmentioned
Living Biographies of Great Scientists by Henry Thomas
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time by Dava Sobel
Look to the Stars by Buzz Aldrin
The Man Who Knew Too Much: The Inventive Life of Robert Hooke, 1635 - 1703 by Stephen Inwood
Masquerade by Kit Williams
Math and the Mona Lisa: The Art and Science of Leonardo da Vinci by Bulent Atalay
Mathematical elements of natural philosophy : confirm'd by experiments: or, an introduction to Sir Isaac Newton's philosophy. by Willem Jacob 's Gravesande
The Mathematical Universe: An Alphabetical Journey Through the Great Proofs, Problems, and Personalities by William Dunham
Measure for Measure: A Musical History of Science by Thomas Levenson
Measures of Science: Theological and Technological Impulses in Early Modern Thought (SPEP) by James Barry
Mechanics by Keith R. Symon
Memoirs of the life, writings, and discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton by Sir David Brewster
Men of Mathematics (Touchstone Book) by E. T. Bell
Mesmerism and the End of the Enlightenment in France by Robert Darnton
The Metaphysical Foundations of Modern Science by E. A. Burtt
Millennium by Editors of Time Magazine
The Modern Scholar: Astronomy I: Earth, Sky and Planets by Professor James B Kaler
The Modern Scholar: The Enlightenment: Reason, Tolerance, and Humanity (Unabridged) by James Schmidt
Moral Minority: Our Skeptical Founding Fathers by Brooke Allen
Never at rest by Richard S. Westfall
Newton by Peter Ackroyd
Newton (Norton Critical Editions) by Isaac Newton
Newton and Gravity by Paul Strathern
Newton and the Counterfeiter: The Unknown Detective Career of the World's Greatest Scientist by Thomas Levenson
Newton and the Culture of Newtonianism (The Control of Nature) by Betty Jo Teeter Dobbs
Newton and the Netherlands : How Isaac Newton was Fashioned in the Dutch Republic by Eric Jorink
Newton at the Center by Joy Hakim
Newton Demands the Muse: Newton's "Opticks" and the Eighteenth Century Poets by Marjorie Hope Nicolson
The Newton Letter by John Banville
The Newton Wars and the Beginning of the French Enlightenment by J. B. Shank
Newton's Notebook: The Life, Times, and Discoveries of Isaac Newton by Joel Levy
Newton's Apple: Isaac Newton and the English Scientific Renaissance by Peter Aughton
Newton's Cannon by J. Gregory Keyes
Newton's Darkness: Two Dramatic Views by Carl Djerassi
Newton's Gift: How Sir Isaac Newton Unlocked the System of the World by David Berlinski
Newton's Principia for the Common Reader by S. Chandrasekhar
Newton's tyranny : the suppressed scientific discoveries of Stephen Gray and John Flamsteed by David H. Clark
Newton: A Life of Discovery (The True Story of Sir Isaac Newton) (A Concise Historical Biography) by Alexander Kennedy
Newton: A Very Short Introduction by Robert Iliffe
Newton: The Father of Modern astronomy by Jean-Pierre Maury
Newton: The Making of Genius by Patricia Fara
The Newtonian Moment: Isaac Newton and the Making of Modern Culture by Mordechai Feingold
The Newtonian Revolution by I. Bernard Cohen
The Ocean of Truth. The story of Sir Isaac Newton by Joyce McPherson
Of Men and Numbers: The Story of the Great Mathematicians by Jane Muir
On Giants' Shoulders: Great Scientists and Their Discoveries from Archimedes to DNA by Melvyn Bragg
On The Shoulders Of Giants by Stephen Hawking
On the Shoulders of Giants: A Shandean Postscript by Robert K. Merton
Open Your Eyes: Genesis and the Origin of Space-Time by Melach Freedman
The Origins of Modern Science by Herbert Butterfield
Particle Physics for Non-Physicists: A Tour of the Microcosmos by Steven Pollock
A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire by Amy Butler Greenfield
The Portable Enlightenment Reader by Isaac Kramnick
A portrait of Isaac Newton by Frank Edward Manuel
Principia Mathematica by Isaac Newton
Pythagoras' Trousers: God, Physics, and the Gender Wars by Margaret Wertheim
Quicksilver by Neal Stephenson
Receuil de diverses pièces, sur la philosophie, la religion naturelle, l'histoire, les mathématiques, &c. Par Mrs. Leibniz, Clarke, Newton, & autres auteurs célèbres. [Publ. par P. De Maiseaux]. T. 1-2 by Pierre Desmaizeaux
Relativity in Curved Spacetime: Life without special relativity by Eric Baird
Rubrique-à-brac, tome 2 by Gotlib
Rubrique-à-brac, tome 4 by Gotlib
Rubrique-à-brac, tome 5 by Gotlib
Rubrique-à-brac, tome 1 by Marcel Gotlib
Rubrique-à-brac, tome 3 by Gotlib
The Safety Factor by Jerry Travis
The Science Book by Adam Hart-Davis
The Science of Harry Potter: How Magic Really Works by Roger Highfield
Science: A History 1543-2001 by John Gribbin
The Scientists: A History of Science Told Through the Lives of Its Greatest Inventors by John Gribbin
The Secret Lives of Color by Kassia St Clair
Secrets of the Temple: How the Federal Reserve Runs the Country by William Greider
The Seeds of Life: From Aristotle to da Vinci, from Sharks' Teeth to Frogs' Pants, the Long and Strange Quest to Discover Where Babies Come From by Edward Dolnick
The Selected Letters of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (Lives and Letters) by Mary Wortley Montagu
The seven mighty blows to traditional beliefs by A. J. Mattill
A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
Sir Hans Sloane: Collector, Scientist, Antiquary Founding Father of the British Museum by Arthur MacGregor
Sir Isaac Newton by H D. Anthony
Sir Isaac Newton by Edward Andrade
Sir Isaac Newton (People of Importance) by Anne Marie Sullivan
Sir Isaac Newton: Brilliant Mathematician and Scientist (Signature Lives: Scientific Revolution) by Natalie M. Rosinsky
Six Great Scientists: Copernicus, Galileo, Newton, Darwin, Marie Curie, Einstein by James Gerald Crowther
Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder
Stargazer: The Life and Times of the Telescope by Fred Watson
Stranger Than We Can Imagine: Making Sense of the Twentieth Century by John Higgs
The System of the World by Neal Stephenson
The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher by Beatrix Potter
The Ten Most Beautiful Experiments by George Johnson
They Gave Their Names to Science by D. S. Halacy
Time and Time Again by Ben Elton
The Universe in Zero Words: The Story of Mathematics as Told through Equations by Dana Mackenzie
The Universe of Galileo and Newton by William Bixby
The Upright Thinkers: The Human Journey from Living in Trees to Understanding the Cosmos by Leonard Mlodinow
The Usborne Book of Inventors: From DaVinci to Biro by Struan Reid
The value of free thought; how to become a truth-seeker and break the chains of mental slavery by Bertrand Russell
Van Thales tot Newton by J. J. Le Roy
A view of Sir Isaac Newton's philosophy by Henry Pemberton
What Great Infidels Have Done to Advance Civilization by Robert G. Ingersoll
Which Way to a Free World?: A Consideration of the Difference Between the Natural and Supernatural, with Reasons why the Former is the Better Way to Go by Robert G. Ingersoll
Who Was Isaac Newton? by Janet Pascal
Кто изобрел современную физику? От маятника Галилея до квантовой гравитации by Геннадий Гореликnot in English Common Knowledge

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2nd Lucasian Professor of Mathematics.
Sir Isaac Newton FRS (/ˈnjuːtən/;[6] 25 December 1642 – 20 March 1726/27) was an English physicist and mathematician (described in his own day as a "natural philosopher") who is widely recognised as one of the most influential scientists of all time and a key figure in the scientific revolution. His book Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica (Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy), first published in 1687, laid the foundations for classical mechanics. Newton made seminal contributions to optics, and he shares credit with Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz for the development of calculus.

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