## A History of Greek Mathematics, Volume 1 |

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A History of Greek Mathematics, Volume 1 Sir Thomas Little Heath,Thomas Little Heath Limited preview - 1981 |

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according actually appear applied argument Aristotle arithmetic assumed astronomy attributed base beginning Book called centre circle clear construction contained corresponding course cube curve definition described diameter discovered discovery divided division draw Elements equal equation Eucl Euclid Eudoxus expressed fact figure follows four geometry given gives greater Greek important included irrational known latter length less magnitudes mathematics means measure mentioned method motion move multiple namely nature object observed original Pappus parallel particular passage plane Plato position possible probably problem Proclus produced proof proportion propositions proved pyramid Pythagoras Pythagoreans ratio rectangle reference regarded regular relation represented respectively right angles says seems seen segments sense side similar solid solution sphere square straight line suppose theorem theory things third tion translation triangle true units whole