The Exact Sciences in Antiquity

By: Neugebauer, Otto

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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."

Title: The Exact Sciences in Antiquity

Author Name: Neugebauer, Otto

Categories: Mathematics, Astronomy, Science, Mathematics,

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 1993

ISBN Number: 1566192692

ISBN Number 13: 9781566192699

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 17721

Keywords: Mathematics Egyptian babylonian ptolemaic Astronomy Greek