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The Final Version of Leibniz’s Planetary Theory

  • Paolo Bussotti
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Part of the Science Networks. Historical Studies book series (SNHS, volume 52)

Abstract

Leibniz explained the final version of his theory in the Illustratio Tentaminis de Motuum Coelestium Causis (1706). This work, which was not published in Leibniz’s lifetime, is divided into two parts. However, with regard to the content, it is possible to identify three conceptual cores:

Keywords

Circular Motion Planetary Orbit Centripetal Force Latin Text Vortex Theory 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paolo Bussotti
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  1. 1.University of UdineUdineItaly

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