On the shoulders of giants : the great works of physics and astronomy / edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking Hawking, Stephen, 1942-2018

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Hawking, Stephen, 1942-2018
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Physics.; Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727.; Astronomy - Philosophy.
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The world-renowned physicist presents a revolutionary look at the momentous discoveries that changed the perception of the world with this first-ever compilation of seven classic works on physics and astronomy. Features landmark writings by some of the world's great thinkers, including Copernicus, Newton, and Kepler. Illustrations.
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Read associated articles: Galilean transformation, Isaac Newton, Kepler's laws of planetary motion, Mass, Ptolemy's theorem, Time in physics, Two New Sciences
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