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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...

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Main Author: Pappus, of Alexandria.
Other Authors: Sefrin-Weis, Heike., SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language: English
Ancient Greek
Published: London : Springer, 2010.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xxxi, 328 pages) : illustrations.
Series: Sources and studies in the history of mathematics and physical sciences.