The Exact Sciences in Antiquity
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. 52 figures.
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Ancient Western intersection of math, astronomy, asrology, history, numbers, etc. There was some pretty amazing scientific accomplishments, thought, traditions and explanations which have surprisingly ... Read full review
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THE EXACT SCIENCES IN ANTIQUITY WE ARE much indebted to Prof. Neugebauer for having brought an earlier work up to date.* New publications, particularly in ...
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The Exact Sciences in Antiquity. O. Neugebauer. Princeton, NJ: Princeton Univ. Press, 1952. 191 pp. and 14 plates.$ 5.00. RAYMOND J SEEGER ...
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The exact sciences in antiquity. NEUGEBAUER O. Mesh Terms:. Astronomy*; Mathematics*; Science/history*. PMID: 14884919 [pubmed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The oldest diagram from Euclid
Papyrology is one of the best organized and most pleasantly managed fields of the humanities. Otto Neugebauer in The Exact Sciences in Antiquity (p. 58). ...
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Introduction to History of Mathematics
By now you shoud be thoroughly familiar with at leat the first four chapters of Neugebauer's short book The Exact Sciences in Antiquity. ...
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... Natural Knowledge in Preclassical Antiquity (1992), is a general survey of preclassical sciences; while O. Neugebauer, The Exact Sciences in Antiquity, ...
Ancient values for Pi
Otto Neugebauer, long one of the leading researchers in the area of premodern science, described in his classic 1957 book “The Exact Sciences in Antiquity”: ...