Chapter 0: General Notes

Section 0: General Notes

Website The role of these notes Writing style Billions Clarity and modesty Explaining ideas Technology references Whimsy Timeline of writing Identifying new material Citations and references Historical notes Dates Autobiographical elements Cover image Endpapers Using color Pictures in the book Hyphenation Book production system Printing Index People in the index Notation Mathematica About the programs Computer experiments Educational issues Reading this book Learning the new kind of science Developing the new kind of science Applications [of the science in the book]

From Stephen Wolfram: A New Kind of Science [citation]