The Archimedes Codex

The Archimedes Codex

How A Medieval Prayer Book Is Revealing the True Genius of Antiquity's Greatest Scientist

Book - 2007
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Describes the discovery of the lost works of Archimedes, the great Greek mathematician, as part of a palimpsest from a medieval prayer book created during the thirteenth century, and offers a look at the full range of mathematical discoveries and theories that were found.
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Da Capo Press, 2007
Edition: 1st Da Capo Press ed
ISBN: 9780306815805
Branch Call Number: Science & Nature 510.92 NET
Additional Contributors: Noel, William


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