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The Principia by Isaac Newton
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John Great, world-changing ideas expressed in nearly impenetrable prose (with some unusual proofs). While Newton was one of the greatest of natural philosophers (as they were then known), he wasn't a very good writer. This has great historical significance, but for clarity and comprehension, better a contemporary interpretation than this historic original.


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