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Was Newton a Newtonian?

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Science  15 Aug 2003:
Vol. 301, Issue 5635, pp. 920
DOI: 10.1126/science.1088786

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Isaac Newton. by James Gleick. Pantheon Books, New York, 2003. 284 pp. $22.95, C$34.95. ISBN 0-375-42233-1. Fourth Estate (HarperCollins), London, September 2003. £15. ISBN 0-00-716317-7.

Gleick provides a concise, thematically oriented introduction to Newton's life and the broad scope of his researches.