# Book:Pierre-Simon de Laplace/Mécanique Céleste

## Pierre-Simon de Laplace: Mécanique Céleste

Published $\text {1799 - 1825}$

### Subject Matter

Demonstrates that the Newtonian mathematical model of the solar system is inherently stable.

5 volumes

## Critical View

Summed up the work on gravitation of the previous several generations. However, the author failed to acknowledge the sources of any of the work.