In this volume a team of distinguished contributors examines all the main aspects of Newton's thought.In this revised diagram Newton has added the normal to the tangent through the center of force YS and has extended the line SP to the point V, where PV is the chord of curvature (the circle of curvature has been added to Newtona#39;s diagram).

Title | : | The Cambridge Companion to Newton |

Author | : | I. Bernard Cohen, George E. Smith |

Publisher | : | Cambridge University Press - 2002-04-25 |

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