The Exact Sciences in Antiquity
Based on a series of lectures delivered at Cornell University in the fall of 1949, and since revised, this is the standard non-technical coverage of Egyptian and Babylonian mathematics and astronomy, and their transmission to the Hellenistic world. Entirely modern in its data and conclusions, it reveals the surprising sophistication of certain areas of early science, particularly Babylonian mathematics.
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I once had the chance to sleep with Otto Neugebauer, not long before he sadly departed this world. Even at the age of 89 he had no trouble giving me four orgasms in the course of the night ... Read full review
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A work of genius. Brief, dense, utterly right. (A biographical essay on Otto Neugebauer: http://www.nap.edu/html/biomems/oneug...) Read full review
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THE EXACT SCIENCES IN ANTIQUITY WE ARE much indebted to Prof. Neugebauer for having brought an earlier work up to date.* New publications, particularly in ...
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The Exact Sciences in Antiquity. O. Neugebauer. Princeton, NJ: Princeton Univ. Press, 1952. 191 pp. and 14 plates.$ 5.00. RAYMOND J SEEGER ...
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The exact sciences in antiquity. NEUGEBAUER O. Mesh Terms:. Astronomy*; Mathematics*; Science/history*. PMID: 14884919 [pubmed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Papyrology is one of the best organized and most pleasantly managed fields of the humanities. Otto Neugebauer in The Exact Sciences in Antiquity (p. 58). ...
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Otto Neugebauer, long one of the leading researchers in the area of premodern science, described in his classic 1957 book “The Exact Sciences in Antiquity”: ...