AMS Chelsea Publishing
Volume: 218; 1968; 325 pp; Hardcover
MSC: Primary 01;
Print ISBN: 978-0-8284-0218-7
Product Code: CHEL/218
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A Short History of Greek MathematicsShare this page
This book provides a stimulating presentation of the history of Greek
mathematics, with special emphasis on the Alexandrian school. Beginning
with number systems of the ancients and Egyptian influences on Greek
mathematics, the book traces the development up to Pappus and Proclus in
the fourth century A.D.
This is a standard work on the history of Greek mathematics, with special emphasis on the Alexandrian school of mathematics.