NewtonBook - 2006
This third volume in Peter Ackroyd's series is a companion volume to 'Chaucer' and 'Turner'. It describes the life of Sir Isaac Newton who formulated calculus, hit upon the idea of gravity and did experiments which showed that white light was made up of different coloured rays.
Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, 2006.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Characteristics: xi, 176 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.