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The Clockwork Universe: Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, and the Birth of the Modern WorldHarper Perennial, 2012

Author Edward Dolnick brings to light the true story of one of the most pivotal moments in modern intellectual history, when a group of strange, tormented geniuses invented science as we know it, and remade our understanding of the world.

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