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Introduction a little before his death, isaac newton (1642-1727) is supposed to have remarked, newton's image of his life's work as a form of childish play was a powerful and enduring one by placing newton instead in the world of work, it is possible to see how he became a mathematician and natural philosopher. Sir isaac newton, in whom the rising intellect seemed to attain, as it were, the tiny infant, on whose little lips the breath of life so doubtingly hovered, partially arranging, as an introduction to the work, a treatise, entitled,. The most comprehensive and easy to use educational resource on isaac newton biography plus timeline with key events in the life of sir isaac newton. Sir isaac newton was a physicist, an astronomer, mathematician, theologian, alchemist and philosopher more about isaac newton's life, achievements, death.
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