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Fried, Michael N.

Edmond Halley’s Reconstruction of the Lost Book of Apollonius’s Conics

Fried, Michael N. - Edmond Halley’s Reconstruction of the Lost Book of Apollonius’s Conics, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Chapter 1 Edmond Halley: Ancient and Modern
Michael N. Fried

2. Chapter 2 Apollonius’s Conics

Michael N. Fried

3. Chapter 3 The Path to Halley
Michael N. Fried

4. Chapter 4 Halley’s General Strategy for Reconstructing Conics, Book VIII
Michael N. Fried

5. Chapter 5 Halley’s Dialogue with the Past
Michael N. Fried

6. Chapter 6 A Note on the Translation
Michael N. Fried

7. Apollonius of Perga’s on Conics: Book Eight Restored or the Book on Determinate Problems Conjectured
Michael N. Fried

8. Synopsis of the Contents of Halley’s Conics, Book VIII
Michael N. Fried

Keywords: Mathematics, History of Mathematical Sciences, Geometry

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2011
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781461401469

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