Pappus of Alexandria book 4 of the collection /
Although not so well known today, Book 4 of Pappus' Collection is one of the most important and influential mathematical texts from antiquity, both because of its content and because of its impact on early modern mathematics after 1600. As a kind of textbook in anthology format, the mathematica...
|Main Author:||Pappus, of Alexandria.|
|Other Authors:||Sefrin-Weis, Heike., SpringerLink (Online service)|
1 online resource (xxxi, 328 pages) : illustrations.
Sources and studies in the history of mathematics and physical sciences.