TheThirteen Books of Euclid's Elements / Edition 2

TheThirteen Books of Euclid's Elements / Edition 2

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ISBN-10: 0486600890

ISBN-13: 9780486600895

Pub. Date: 06/01/1956

Publisher: Dover Publications

Volume 2 of 3-volume set containing complete English text of all 13 books of the Elements plus critical analysis of each definition, postulate, and proposition. Covers textual and linguistic matters; mathematical analyses of Euclid's ideas; classical, medieval, Renaissance and modern commentators; refutations, supports, extrapolations, reinterpretations

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Volume 2 of 3-volume set containing complete English text of all 13 books of the Elements plus critical analysis of each definition, postulate, and proposition. Covers textual and linguistic matters; mathematical analyses of Euclid's ideas; classical, medieval, Renaissance and modern commentators; refutations, supports, extrapolations, reinterpretations and historical notes. Vol. 2 includes Books III-IX: Circles, relationships, rectilineal figures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486600895
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
06/01/1956
Series:
Dover Books on Mathematics Series
Edition description:
Unabridged
Pages:
464
Sales rank:
393,959
Product dimensions:
5.42(w) x 7.98(h) x 0.85(d)

Table of Contents

BOOK III.
  DEFINITIONS
  PROPOSITIONS
BOOK IV.
  DEFINITIONS
  PROPOSITIONS
BOOK V.
  INTRODUCTORY NOTE
  DEFINITIONS
  PROPOSITIONS
BOOK VI.
  INTRODUCTORY NOTE
  DEFINITIONS
  PROPOSITIONS
BOOK VII.
  DEFINITIONS
  PROPOSITIONS
BOOK VIII.
BOOK IX.
GREEK INDEX TO VOL. II.
ENGLISH INDEX TO VOL. II.

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