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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Contributions to the history of science.
Ann Arbor, University of Michigan, 1930
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Muḥammad ibn Mūsá Khuwārizmī; Robert, of Chester; Louis Charles Karpinski; Nicolaus Steno; John Garrett Winter
|Notes:||Each part also published separately, 1915 and 1916 respectively.|
|Description:||xi, 283 p. front., plates, ports., facsims. (part double) diagrs. 28 cm.|
|Contents:||pt. I. Robert of Chester's Latin translation of the Algebra of al-Khowarizmi [with an introduction, critical notes and an English version by L.C. Karpinski]--pt. II. The prodromus of Nicolaus Steno's dissertation concerning a solid body enclosed by process of nature within a solid: an English version with an introduction and explanatory notes [by J.G. Winter] with a foreword by W.H. Hobbs. The writings of Steno (p. 188-193) Bibliography of the prodromus (p. 194-203).|
|Series Title:||University of Michigan.; University of Michigan studies.|
|Responsibility:||by Louis Karpinski and John Garrett Winter.|