Seduced by Logic: Émilie Du Châtelet, Mary Somerville and the Newtonian Revolution by Robyn Arianrhod

By Science News, 13:48 PM November 29, 2012

The tales of two women — a French aristocrat and a Scottish commoner —intersect in an exploration of how the pair advanced Newton’s ideas about the universe.

Oxford Univ., 2012, 338 p., $34.95

Source URL: https://www.sciencenews.org/article/seduced-logic-émilie-du-châtelet-mary-somerville-and-newtonian-revolution-robyn-arianrhod