John Napier

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Noun1.John Napier - Scottish mathematician who invented logarithmsJohn Napier - Scottish mathematician who invented logarithms; introduced the use of the decimal point in writing numbers (1550-1617)
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He discussed the personalities of many British civil and military officers in very exalted language .Some of them are Lord Auckland, Alexander Burms, Macnahten, Cavagnari, Charls Napier, John Jacob, Sandemenn, and John Lawlerance and so on.
His boss at Napier, John Ensor, said: "We have lost a respected and well- liked member of the team, who was always on hand to give invaluable advice."
In the first half of the century he is more successful, beginning with positivism and romanticism and its impact on such writers as William Napier, John Mitchell, and Edward Bruce Hamley.