Title The Exact Sciences in Antiquity
Book Condition Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition Second Edition; First Printing
Publisher New York Barnes & Noble 1993
1566192692 / 9781566192699
Seller ID 17721
A bright, solid book, DJ is crisp. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; "One of the foremost workers in the area of premodern science presents the standard nontechnical coverage of Egyptian and Babylonian mathematics and astronomy and their transmission into the Hellenistic world, including the especially interesting, surprising sophistication of Babylonian mathematics."
Mathematics Egyptian babylonian ptolemaic Astronomy Greek