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  1. The Scientific Work of René Descartes.J. F. Scott - 1952 - Routledge.
    When originally published in 1952, this book filled a gap in the history of philosophy and science and remains an important work today, because it puts the main mathematical and physical discoveries of Descartes in an accessible form, for the benefit of English readers. Descartes is acknowledged to be the founder of modern mathematics, through his invention of analytical geometry and this volume charts Descartes’ role in bringing a unity into algebra and geometry and the development of mathematics into a (...)
     
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    The Mathematical Practitioners of Hanoverian England 1714–1840. By E. G. R. Taylor. Cambridge University Press for the Institute of Navigation. Pp. Xv + 502. Diagrams. 1966. 84s. [REVIEW]J. F. Scott - 1967 - British Journal for the History of Science 3 (3):300-300.
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    Anthemius of Tralles: A Study in Later Greek Geometry. G. L. Huxley.J. F. Scott - 1961 - Isis 52 (4):592-593.
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    Carl Friedrich Gauss: Titan of Science. A Study of His Life and Work. C. Waldo Dunnington.J. F. Scott - 1959 - Isis 50 (3):285-286.
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    Niels Henrik Abel, Mathematician Extraordinary. Oystein Ore.J. F. Scott - 1958 - Isis 49 (4):462-462.
  6. Newton at the Turn of the Century.J. F. Scott - forthcoming - History of Science.
     
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  7. The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, Vol. IV: 1694-1709.J. F. Scott & Isaac Newton - 1968 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 19 (3):268-269.
     
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  8. The Scientific Work of René Descartes: 1596-1650.J. F. Scott - 2016 - Routledge.
    When originally published in 1952, this book filled a gap in the history of philosophy and science and remains an important work today, because it puts the main mathematical and physical discoveries of Descartes in an accessible form, for the benefit of English readers. Descartes is acknowledged to be the founder of modern mathematics, through his invention of analytical geometry and this volume charts Descartes’ role in bringing a unity into algebra and geometry and the development of mathematics into a (...)
     
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