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Edmond Halley's reconstruction of the lost book of Apollonius's Conics : translation and commentary

Author: Michael N Fried; SpringerLink (Online service)
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©2011.
Series: Sources and studies in the history of mathematics and physical sciences.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Comprised of eight books, Apollonius's Conics was one of the greatest works of advanced mathematics in antiquity. This volume provides the first complete English translation of Edmond Halley's  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Fried, Michael N.
Edmond Halley's reconstruction of the lost book of Apollonius's Conics.
New York : Springer, 2011
(DLC) 2011933227
Named Person: Edmond Halley; Apollonius, of Perga.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael N Fried; SpringerLink (Online service)
ISBN: 9781461401469 1461401461
OCLC Number: 756756466
Description: 1 online resource (x, 132 p.)
Contents: pt. 1. Introduction --
pt. 2. Apollonius of Perga's On Conics : book eight restored --
pt. 3. Synopsis and appendices.
Series Title: Sources and studies in the history of mathematics and physical sciences.
Responsibility: Michael N. Fried.
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