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Author Morrison, Tessa, 1954-

Title Isaac Newton's Temple of Solomon and his reconstruction of sacred architecture / Tessa Morrison
Published Basel : Birkhäuser, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 186 pages) : illustrations
Summary This book is about a side of Isaac Newton's character that has not been examined -- Isaac Newton as architect as demonstrated by his reconstruction of Solomon's Temple. Although it is well known that Isaac Newton worked on the Temple, and this is mentioned in most of his biographies and in articles on the religious aspects of this work, however, there is no research on Newton's architectural work. This book not only recreates Newton's reconstruction of the Temple but it also considers how his work on the Temple interlinks with his other interests of science, chronology, prophecy and theology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727.
Temple of Jerusalem (Jerusalem) -- Design and construction.
Architecture, Ancient.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 3034800452
3034800460 (electronic bk.)
9783034800464 (electronic bk.)