## 09 Apr Seduced by Logic : Emilie du Chatelet, Mary Somerville and the Newtonian Revolution

Robyn Arianrhod University of Queensland Press, 2011, 352 pp. There can be no doubt in the 21st century about the power of mathematical physics to transform our material existence. The atomic bomb, television and mobile phone are among its many offspring. Robyn Arianrhod’s Seduced by Logic opens in 1706,...