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Isaac Newton
Title:
Isaac Newton
ISBN:
9780670059218
Publication Information:
New York : Viking, 2006.
Physical Description:
126 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents:
All alone -- The great escape -- A new world -- The apple -- Newton versus Hooke -- Newton versus Leibniz -- Newton versus Flamsteed -- The greatest science book in the world -- Newton versus Newton -- And what about alchemy? -- The crimson years -- His impact.
Abstract:
Isaac Newton was not only briiliant, but secretive, vindictive and obsessive. Here is a portrait of the man, contradictions and all, than places him against the backdrop of seventeenth-century England, a time of plague, the Great Fire of London, and two revolutions.
Program Information:
Reading Counts RC 6-8 7.5 6 Quiz: 38644 Guided reading level: Y.

Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.3 3.0 104751.
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Electronic Access:
Table of contents
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0514/2005017741.html
Reading Level JCPL:
1000LEXILE.
Target Audience Note:
1000 Lexile.
Format:
Book

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