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              Books by I. Bernard Cohen

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              Howard Aiken: Portrait of a Computer Pioneer
               

              Howard Aiken: Portrait of a Computer Pioneer (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Cohen, I. Bernard

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              This biography of Howard Hathaway Aiken (1900-1973) offers an introduction to Aiken - best known for his first machine, the IBM Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator or Harvard Mark I - and his times. The author argues for Aiken's significance as a shaper of the computer world....
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              ISBN 9780262531795
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2000
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series History of Computing
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              The Principia: The Authoritative Translation and Guide: Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy

              The Principia: The Authoritative Translation and Guide: Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Newton, Sir Isaac; Translated by Cohen, I. Bernard; Whitman, Anne; Budenz, Julia

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              Describes acceleration, deceleration, and inertial movement; fluid dynamics; and the motions of the earth, moon, planets, and comets. This title deals with the fundamental three laws of motion and the law of universal gravity, the physical principles that account for the Copernic...an system of the world and more.
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              ISBN 9780520290884
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2016
              Publisher University of California Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Interactions: Some Contacts between the Natural Sciences and the Social Sciences
               

              Interactions: Some Contacts between the Natural Sciences and the Social Sciences (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Cohen, I. Bernard

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              One of the fruits of the scientific revolution was the idea of a social science that would operate in ways comparable to the newly triumphant natural sciences. This text offers a historical perspective on the interactions between the social and natural sciences.

              ISBN 9780262531245
              Released NZ 15 Dec 1994
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Mit Press
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              Makin' Numbers: Howard Aiken and the Computer

              Makin' Numbers: Howard Aiken and the Computer (Hardback)

              Edited by Cohen, I. Bernard; Welch, Gregory W.

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              This collection of technical essays and reminiscences is a companion to I. Bernard Cohen's biography Howard Aiken: Portrait of a Computer Pioneer . It presents the complete publication of Aiken's 1937 proposal for an automatic calculating machine, later realized as the Mark I.

              ISBN 9780262032636
              Released NZ 15 Jul 1999
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series History of Computing
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              The Principia: The Authoritative Translation: Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy
                

              The Principia: The Authoritative Translation: Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy (Hardback)

              By Newton, Sir Isaac; Translated by Cohen, I. Bernard; Whitman, Anne; Budenz, Julia

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              Deals with the fundamental three laws of motion and the law of universal gravity, the physical principles that account for the Copernican system of the world as emended by Kepler, thus effectively ending controversy concerning the Copernican planetary system.

              ISBN 9780520290730
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2016
              Publisher University of California Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Newton
               

              Newton (Paperback, Critical edition)

              By Newton, Sir Isaac; Volume editor Cohen, I. Bernard; Westfall, Richard S.

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              This Norton Critical Edition of Isaac Newton's writings combines text and commentary in nine sections, each beginning with an introductory essay. The general introduction outlines Newton's life and offers interpretations of his achievements. Glossaries and a biographical register... are also provided.
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              ISBN 9780393959024
              Released NZ 17 Aug 1995
              Publisher WW Norton & Co
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              Series Norton Critical Editions
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              Isaac Newton's Natural Philosophy
               

              Isaac Newton's Natural Philosophy (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              Edited by Buchwald, Jed Z.; Cohen, I. Bernard

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              This volume singles out two strands in recent Newton studies: the intellectual background to Newton's scientific thought and both specific and general aspects of his technical science. The essays make claims concerning Newton's mathematical methods, experimental investigations an...d motivations.
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              ISBN 9780262024778
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2000
              Publisher MIT Press Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Isaac Newton's Natural Philosophy
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              Science and the Founding Fathers: Science in the Political Thought of Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, and James Madison
               

              Science and the Founding Fathers: Science in the Political Thought of Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, and James Madison (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Cohen, I. Bernard

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              Places the origins of the founding fathers in the Enlightenment, describing their scientific education and how they incorporated it into the American Constitution. This text offers an account of the role of science in the lives of Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams a...nd James Madison.
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              ISBN 9780393315103
              Released NZ 11 Apr 1997
              Publisher WW Norton & Co
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Principia: The Authoritative Translation: Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy

              The Principia: The Authoritative Translation: Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Newton, Sir Isaac; Translated by Cohen, I. Bernard; Whitman, Anne; Budenz, Julia

              • RRP: $373.00
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              In his monumental 1687 work Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica, known familiarly as the Principia, Isaac Newton laid out in mathematical terms the principles of time, force, and motion that have guided the development of modern physical science. This title is based on t...he 1726 edition.
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              ISBN 9780520290747
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2016
              Publisher University of California Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Triumph of Numbers: How Counting Shaped Modern Life
               

              The Triumph of Numbers: How Counting Shaped Modern Life (Paperback, New edition)

              By Cohen, I. Bernard

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              Explores how numbers have come to assume a leading role in science, in the operations and structure of government, in marketing and in many other aspects of daily life. This work sheds light on figures such as Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Carlyle and Charles Dicken...s; and reveals Florence Nightingale to be a passionate statistician.
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              ISBN 9780393328707
              Released NZ 28 Aug 2006
              Publisher WW Norton & Co
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