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Pascal : the life of genius, by Morris Bishop

Label
Pascal : the life of genius
Title
Pascal
Title remainder
the life of genius
Statement of responsibility
by Morris Bishop
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1893-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bishop, Morris
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Pascal, Blaise
Label
Pascal : the life of genius, by Morris Bishop
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The prodigy : The forbears ; The childhood of genius ; The discovery of geometry ; The academie libre ; Jacqueline ; L'amour tyrannique -- The inventor : Rouen ; Jacqueline in Rouen ; The calculating machine -- The convert : The climate of opinion ; Port-royal of opinion ; Port-royal, Jansen, and Saint-Cyran ; The first conversion ; The controversy with saint-Ange ; The froward body -- The Physicist : The state of physics ; Pascal's work on the vacuum ; Descartes ; Les experiences nouvelles touchant le vide ; The controversy with Pere Noel ; The great experiment of the Puy de Dome ; The treatise on the equilibrium of liquids ; Pascal and scientific method ; The farewell to physics -- The mathematician : Conics ; The theory of numbers ; The spirit of geometry ; The cycloid ; Grand total -- The man of the world : Port-royal-de-Paris ; Jacqueline's vocation ; A year in Auvergne ; The duc de Roannez ; Mere ; Mitton ; The journey to Poitou ; The death of Etienne Pascal ; The bride of Christ ; The world -- The lover : Love ; Charlotte of the passion ; The discourse sur les passions de l'amour ; The enemy of love -- The mystic : De contemptu Mundi ; The ecstasy ; Vision or hallucination? ;
  • After the ecstasy -- The penitent : Leaving the world ; Port-royal-des-champs ; Penitence ; The educator ; The mystere de Jesus ; The interview with M. De Saci -- The Polemist : Jansenist and Jesuit ; The new champion ; The first phase of the war ; The miracle of the Holy Thorn ; The second phase of the war ; The third phase of the war ; The last phase of the war ; The faith of the provinciales ; The art of the provinciales ; The influence of the provinciales -- The philosopher : The idea of the apology ; The preparation of the apology ; The method of the apology ; The unwritten apology ; The theology of the apology ; The philosophy of the apology ; The psychology of the apology ; The social philosophy of the apology ; The art of the apology ; The poetry of the apology ; The life of the apology -- The saint : The affair of the cycloid ; Body and soul ; The fivepenny carriages ; The affair of the signature ; The saint ; Death ; Controversy ; The survivors -- The man
Control code
1308885
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x pages, 2 leaves, 398 pages
Lccn
36034827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations, plates, portraits, diagrams
System control number
(WaOLN)277307
Label
Pascal : the life of genius, by Morris Bishop
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The prodigy : The forbears ; The childhood of genius ; The discovery of geometry ; The academie libre ; Jacqueline ; L'amour tyrannique -- The inventor : Rouen ; Jacqueline in Rouen ; The calculating machine -- The convert : The climate of opinion ; Port-royal of opinion ; Port-royal, Jansen, and Saint-Cyran ; The first conversion ; The controversy with saint-Ange ; The froward body -- The Physicist : The state of physics ; Pascal's work on the vacuum ; Descartes ; Les experiences nouvelles touchant le vide ; The controversy with Pere Noel ; The great experiment of the Puy de Dome ; The treatise on the equilibrium of liquids ; Pascal and scientific method ; The farewell to physics -- The mathematician : Conics ; The theory of numbers ; The spirit of geometry ; The cycloid ; Grand total -- The man of the world : Port-royal-de-Paris ; Jacqueline's vocation ; A year in Auvergne ; The duc de Roannez ; Mere ; Mitton ; The journey to Poitou ; The death of Etienne Pascal ; The bride of Christ ; The world -- The lover : Love ; Charlotte of the passion ; The discourse sur les passions de l'amour ; The enemy of love -- The mystic : De contemptu Mundi ; The ecstasy ; Vision or hallucination? ;
  • After the ecstasy -- The penitent : Leaving the world ; Port-royal-des-champs ; Penitence ; The educator ; The mystere de Jesus ; The interview with M. De Saci -- The Polemist : Jansenist and Jesuit ; The new champion ; The first phase of the war ; The miracle of the Holy Thorn ; The second phase of the war ; The third phase of the war ; The last phase of the war ; The faith of the provinciales ; The art of the provinciales ; The influence of the provinciales -- The philosopher : The idea of the apology ; The preparation of the apology ; The method of the apology ; The unwritten apology ; The theology of the apology ; The philosophy of the apology ; The psychology of the apology ; The social philosophy of the apology ; The art of the apology ; The poetry of the apology ; The life of the apology -- The saint : The affair of the cycloid ; Body and soul ; The fivepenny carriages ; The affair of the signature ; The saint ; Death ; Controversy ; The survivors -- The man
Control code
1308885
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x pages, 2 leaves, 398 pages
Lccn
36034827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations, plates, portraits, diagrams
System control number
(WaOLN)277307

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