Franklin, the Newtonian

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Franklin and Newton

An Enquiry into Speculative Newtonian Experimental Science and Franklin's Work in Electricity as an Example Thereof. By Prof. I. Bernard Cohen. (Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society, Vol. 43.) Pp. xxvi + 657. (Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1956.) 6 dollars.

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HOSKIN, M. Franklin, the Newtonian. Nature 181, 295–296 (1958) doi:10.1038/181295a0

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