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Borelli's on the movement of animals : on the natural motions resulting from gravity / Giovanni Alfonso Borelli ; translated by Paul Maquet.

Giovanni Alfonso Borelli, 1608-1679, author.

Cham : Springer, [2014].

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  • Title:
    Borelli's on the movement of animals : on the natural motions resulting from gravity / Giovanni Alfonso Borelli ; translated by Paul Maquet.
  • Author: Giovanni Alfonso Borelli, 1608-1679, author.
  • Contributor: Paul Maquet M. translator.
  • Other Titles: Variant Title: On the movement of animals
    Variant Title: On the natural motions resulting from gravity
  • Subjects: History; Motion -- Early works to 1800; Gravity -- Early works to 1800; Animal locomotion -- Early works to 1800; SCIENCE -- Mechanics -- General; SCIENCE -- Mechanics -- Solids; Animal locomotion; Gravity; Motion; Medical -- History; History of medicine; Medicine; Science -- History; History of science; Electronic books; Early works;
    Dewey: 531/.11
  • Rights: Terms governing use: Copyright.
    Access restrictions: NON_PRINT_LEGAL_DEPOSIT
  • Publication Details: Cham : Springer, [2014].
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: Foreword of G.A. Borelli to the Reader; Contents; Chapter 1: There Are Movements of Sublunary Bodies in a Fluid Environment, Which Nobody Dealt with so Far; Chapter 2: On the Moments of Consistent and Fluid Heavy Bodies Floating in Fluids; Supposition I; Supposition II; Supposition III; Supposition IV; Proposition I; Proposition II; Proposition III; Proposition IV; Proposition V; Corollary I; Corollary II; Proposition VI; Proposition VII; Proposition VIII; Proposition IX; Proposition X; Corollary; Proposition XI; Proposition XII.
    Contents: Chapter 3: Every Fluid Body Among Those Which Rest on the Surface of the Earth is Heavy and Exerts the Force of Its Gravity, E ... Proposition XIII; Proposition XIV; Proposition XV; Proposition XVI; Proposition XVII; Proposition XVIII; Proposition XIX; Proposition XX; Proposition XXI; Proposition XXII; Proposition XXIII; Proposition XXIV; Proposition XXV; Proposition XXVI; Proposition XXVII; Proposition XXVIII; Proposition XXIX; Proposition XXX; Proposition XXXI; Proposition XXXII; Proposition XXXIII; Proposition XXXIV; Proposition XXXV; Proposition XXXVI; Proposition XXXVII.
    Contents: Chapter 4: There Is No Positive Lightness in the Nature of ThingsProposition XXXVIII; Proposition XXXIX; Proposition XL; Proposition XLI; Proposition XLII; Proposition XLIII; Proposition XLIV; Proposition XLV; Proposition XLVI; Proposition XLVII; Proposition XLVIII; Proposition XLIX; Proposition L; Proposition LI; Proposition LII; Proposition LIII; Proposition LIV; Supposition V; Supposition VI; Proposition LV; Proposition LVI; Proposition LVII; Proposition LVIII; Proposition LIX; Proposition LX; Proposition LXI; Proposition LXII; Proposition LXIII; Proposition LXIV; Proposition LXV.
    Contents: Proposition LXVIProposition LXVII; Proposition LXVIII; Proposition LXIX; Proposition LXX; Proposition LXXI; Proposition LXXII; Proposition LXXIII; Proposition LXXIV; Proposition LXXV; Proposition LXXVI; Proposition LXXVII; Proposition LXXVIII; Proposition LXXIX; Proposition LXXX; Proposition LXXXI; Proposition LXXXII; Proposition LXXXIII; Proposition LXXXIV; Proposition LXXXV; Proposition LXXXVI; Proposition LXXXVII; Proposition LXXXVIII; Definition I; Definition II; Supposition VII; Supposition VIII; Proposition LXXXIX; Proposition XC; Proposition XCI; Proposition XCII; Supposition IX.
    Contents: Proposition XCIIISupposition X; Proposition XCIV; Proposition XCV; Proposition XCVI; Proposition XCVII; Proposition XCVIII; Proposition XCIX; Chapter 5: On the Structure, the Gravity, the Equilibrium and the Elastic Force of Air; Proposition C; Proposition CI; Proposition CII; Proposition CIII; Proposition CIV; Proposition CV; Proposition CVI; Proposition CVII; Proposition CVIII; Proposition CIX; Proposition CX; Proposition CXI; Corollary; Proposition CXII; Proposition CXIII; Proposition CXIV; Proposition CXV; Proposition CXVI; Proposition CXVII; Proposition CXVIII; Proposition CXIX.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9783319085364 (electronic bk.); ISBN 3319085360 (electronic bk.); ISBN 3319085352; ISBN 9783319085357
    10.1007/978-3-319-08536-4 doi; BNB GBB8J1114; System number: 019063973
  • Notes: Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references.
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 292 pages) : illustrations.
  • Series: Studies in history and philosophy of science ; volume 38
    Studies in history and philosophy of science, volume 38
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection DRT ELD.DS.331064
  • UIN: BLL01019063973

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