This report was presented at the 1678th Stated Meeting of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences held in Cambridge, MA, 11 Mar. 1987; it is reprinted here by permission. An earlier version was published by the Burndy Library, Norwalk, CT. An expanded version appears as an article in the Harvard Library Bulletin, Spring 1988.
© 1988 Optical Society of America
I. Bernard Cohen, "The Newtonian scientific revolution and its intellectual significance," Appl. Opt. 27, 3307-3307 (1988)