The Mathematical Papers of Isaac Newton: Volume 8

The Mathematical Papers of Isaac Newton: Volume 8

by Isaac Newton
     
 

This last volume of Newton's mathematical papers presents the extant record of the investigations which he pursued during the last quarter of his life.See more details below

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This last volume of Newton's mathematical papers presents the extant record of the investigations which he pursued during the last quarter of his life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521045919
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/11/2008
Series:
Mathematical Papers of Sir Isaac Newton Series
Pages:
776
Sales rank:
520,580
Product dimensions:
8.27(w) x 11.02(h) x 1.54(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I. Solutions to Challenge-Problems, Revisions of Earlier Researches, and General Retrospections: 1. The Twin Problems of Bernoulli's 1697 'Programma' solved; 2. The 'De Quadratura Curvarum' Revised for Publication; 3. Miscellaneous Writings on Mathematics; 4. The 'Method of [Finite] Differences'; 5. The 'De Quadratura' Amplified as an 'Analysis per Quantitates Fluentes et Earum Momenta'; 6. Proposition X of the Principa's Second Book Reworked; 7. Response to Bernoulli's Second Problem; 8. Analysis and Synthsis: Newton's Declaration of the Manner of their Application in the 'Principia'; 9. Minor Compliments to the 'Arithemetica Universalis'; Part II. Newton's Varied Efforts to Substantiate His Claims to Calculus Priority: Appendix 1; Appendix 2; Appendix 3; Appendix 4; Appendix 5; Appendix 6; Appendix 7; Appendix 8; Appendix 9; Appendix 10; Index of Names

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