# Mathematical Digest

### Short Summaries of Articles about Mathematics

in the Popular Press

"All about Isaac": Review of *Newton's Apple,* by Peter Aughton. Reviewedby Roy Herbert. *NewScientist,* 23 August 2003, page 47.

"This is an excellently written biography of the genius Sir Isaac Newton,"reads the review's first sentence. According to the review, the book paints avivid and full portrait of Newton and his contemporaries and provides accurate,understandable accounts of his work.

*--- Allyn Jackson*