Selections illustrating the history of Greek mathematics, Volume 1

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Ivor Bulmer-Thomas
Harvard University Press, 1941 - History - 1187 pages

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User Review  - kinematics_booklover - LibraryThing

I really enjoyed this book. Strongly recommended for people that love Greek geometry. A lot o thoughtful geometric constructions. Greek geometers ere REALLY brilliant people. Read full review

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This book and its companion are a real treat for the mathematician, even those who don't read Greek. It is fascinating to see how some of the great proofs were expressed, and what great minds ... Read full review

Contents

a Mathematics and its divisions
2
6 Mathematics in Greek Education
20
c Practical calculation
28

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