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He was one of the foremost intelligencers.
He was one of the foremost intelligencers of Europe of the seventeenth century, with a network of correspondents to rival those of Fabri de Peiresc, Marin Mersenne and Ismaël Boulliau. At the foundation of the Royal Society he took on the task of foreign correspondence, as the first Secretary.
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Much less attention has been paid, however, to his personal intellectual life.
Henry Oldenburg, born in 1619 in Bremen, Germany, first came to England as a diplomat on a mission to see Oliver .
Henry Oldenburg, born in 1619 in Bremen, Germany, first came to England as a diplomat on a mission to see Oliver Cromwell. He stayed on in England and in 1662 became the Secretary of the Royal Society. More than 2,900 of Oldenburg's letters to and from some 70 correspondents were studied.
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This was the brainchild of Henry Oldenburg, one of the secretaries of the Royal Society
This was the brainchild of Henry Oldenburg, one of the secretaries of the Royal Society. Curiously, both of these publications still exist, though they have undergone some modification in the intervening three and a half centuries (Bluhm, 1960;Hall, 2002;Kronick, 1991). The first translation of an academic article (Philosophical Transactions, 6 march, 1665).
Volume VI: 1669-1670. The Correspondence of Henry Oldenburg. Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months. Volume VII: 1670-1671. " Isis 63, no. 2 (Ju. 1972): 283-284. The History of Medicine and the Scientific Revolution. Translating History of Science Books into Chinese: Why? Which Ones? How?
This was the beginning of a new era for Newton. Before Newton, the prism was a game, "the Fool's Paradise" as it was called.
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