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|Description:||xx, 476 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Elements II and Babylonian Metric Algebra; El.I.47 and the Old Babylonian Diagonal Rule; Lemma El. X.28/29, Plimpton 322, and Babylonian igi-igi.bi Problems; Lemma El. X.32/33 and an Old Babylonian Geometric Progression; Elements X and Babylonian Metric Algebra; Elements IV and Old Babylonian Figures within Figures; El. VI.30, XIII.1-12, and Regular Polygons in Babylonian Mathematics; El. XIII.13-18 and Regular Polyhedrons in Babylonian Mathematics; Elements XII and Pyramids and Cones in Babylonian Mathematics; El. I.43-44, El. VI.24-29, Data 57-59, 84-86, and Metric Algebra; Euclid's Lost Book On Divisions and Babylonian Striped Figures; Hippocrates' Lunes and Babylonian Figures with Curved Boundaries; Traces of Babylonian Metric Algebra in the Arithmetica of Diophantus; Heron's and Brahmagupta's Area Rules; Theon of Smyrna's Side and Diagonal Numbers and Ascending Infinite Chains of Birectangles; Greek and Babylonian Square Side Approximations; Theodorus of Cyrene's Irrationality Proof and Descending Infinite Chains of Birectangles; The Pseudo-Heronic Geometrica; A Chain of Trapezoids with Fixed Diagonals; A Catalog of Babylonian Geometric Figures.|