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    On Newton's Proof That Inverse-Square Orbits Must Be Conics.Bruce H. Pourciau - 1991 - Annals of Science 48 (2):159-172.
    Physicists and historians of science have always held that Isaac Newton should receive credit for the first proof that inverse-square orbits must be conics. This conviction derives from a brief argument, regarded as essentially correct, given by Newton in the Principia. Recently, however, it has been contended that this outline or sketch contains irreparable logical flaws. Here, the logical structure of this outline of Newton's, as well as the details that this outline omits, are carefully examined. We find that whilst (...)
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    Eloge: Bruce Brackenridge, 1927–2003.Michael Nauenberg & Bruce Pourciau - 2004 - Isis 95 (2):260-262.
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    Reading the Principia: The Debate on Newton's Mathematical Philosophy From 1687 to 1736. Niccolò Guicciardini.Bruce Pourciau - 2001 - Isis 92 (1):168-169.
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    A New Translation of and Guide to Newton's Principia.Bruce Pourciau - 2001 - Annals of Science 58 (1):85-91.
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