The Scholar’s Workshop and Tools (1970, 1976, 1981)

  • C. Truesdell


Just as we may picture an ideal scientist, we may set forth qualities ideal in one who is to trace the development of science. I do not use the terms “history of science”, “physics”, or “mathematics”, since these now denote established professions, while a great scholar, although he must stand on the same ground as his fellows, is taller and sees above their heads.


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  • C. Truesdell
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  1. 1.The Johns Hopkins UniversityBaltimoreUSA

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