The Birth of Physics - Serres, Michel, Professor, and Hawkes, Jack (Translated by)

This work focuses on the largest text from the Ancient Greek Atomists - Lucretius' De Rerum Natura - and mobilizes knowledge about the related scientific work of the time (Archimedes, Epicurus et al) in order to demand a complete reappraisal of the legacy. Serres argues that the Greeks had all the mathematical resources to formulate an adequate ...

The Birth of Physics 2001, Clinamen Press

ISBN-13: 9781903083031

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The Birth of Physics 2000, Clinamen Press

ISBN-13: 9781903083048