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Pythagoras - his life, teaching, and influence.

Author: Professor Christoph Riedweg; Steven Rendall
Publisher: Cornell University Press, 2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

One of the most important mathematical theorems is named after Pythagoras of Samos, but this semi-mythical Greek sage has more to offer than formulas. He is said to have discovered the numerical  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Professor Christoph Riedweg; Steven Rendall
ISBN: 9780801474521 0801474523
OCLC Number: 1023382352
Description: 198 sidor ; 22.4 cm


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"Christoph Riedweg fully treats the archaic school or cult founded by Pythagoras. He gives a rich picture of Pythagoras as a figure of legend, with abundant details from the Neoplatonist 'Lives' of Read more...

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