Coverart for item
The Resource The clockwork universe : Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, and the birth of the modern world, Edward Dolnick

The clockwork universe : Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, and the birth of the modern world, Edward Dolnick

Label
The clockwork universe : Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, and the birth of the modern world
Title
The clockwork universe
Title remainder
Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, and the birth of the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Edward Dolnick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A"New York Times"-bestselling author presents the true story of a pivotal moment in modern history when a group of strange, tormented geniuses--Isaac Newton chief among them--invented science and remade our understanding of the world
Summary
A 350th anniversary tribute to the Royal Society documents the work of late 17th-century scientific geniuses who in spite of period ignorance forged lasting understandings about the organization of the universe
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
380190
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dolnick, Edward
Dewey number
509.409032
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newton, Isaac
  • Royal Society (Great Britain)
  • Science
  • Religion and science
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, and the birth of the modern world
Label
The clockwork universe : Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, and the birth of the modern world, Edward Dolnick
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
798805
Dimensions
cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780061719516
Lccn
2010024321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061719516
  • (OCoLC)641532378
Label
The clockwork universe : Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, and the birth of the modern world, Edward Dolnick
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
798805
Dimensions
cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780061719516
Lccn
2010024321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061719516
  • (OCoLC)641532378

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.2713021 -97.7460168
    • Manchaca Road BranchBorrow it
      5500 Manchaca Road, Austin, TX, 78745, US
      30.2166039 -97.79733689999999
Processing Feedback ...