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About the cover: Voltaire, du Châtelet, and Newton


Author: Gerald L. Alexanderson
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 52 (2015), 115-118
Published electronically: October 29, 2014
MathSciNet review: 3286483
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  • [1] Voltaire, [François Marie Arouet de], Élémens de la philosophie de Neuton/Mis à la portée de tout le monde, Étienne Ledet, Amsterdam, 1738.
  • [2] Judith P. Zinsser, La Dame d'Esprit/A Biography of the Marquise Du Châtelet, Viking, New York, 2006.


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Gerald L. Alexanderson
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, California 95053-0290
Email: galexand@math.scu.edu

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-2014-01482-X
Published electronically: October 29, 2014
Article copyright: © Copyright 2014 American Mathematical Society