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The Resource The metaphysics of the Pythagorean theorem : Thales, Pythagoras, engineering, diagrams, and the construction of the cosmos out of right triangles, Robert Hahn, (electronic resource)

The metaphysics of the Pythagorean theorem : Thales, Pythagoras, engineering, diagrams, and the construction of the cosmos out of right triangles, Robert Hahn, (electronic resource)

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The metaphysics of the Pythagorean theorem : Thales, Pythagoras, engineering, diagrams, and the construction of the cosmos out of right triangles
Title
The metaphysics of the Pythagorean theorem
Title remainder
Thales, Pythagoras, engineering, diagrams, and the construction of the cosmos out of right triangles
Statement of responsibility
Robert Hahn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hahn, Robert
Dewey number
182
LC call number
B188
LC item number
.H185 2017
Series statement
SUNY series in ancient Greek philosophy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pythagoras
  • Thales
  • Euclid
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • Mathematics, Greek
  • Pythagorean theorem
Label
The metaphysics of the Pythagorean theorem : Thales, Pythagoras, engineering, diagrams, and the construction of the cosmos out of right triangles, Robert Hahn, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-269) and index
Contents
  • Metaphysics, geometry, and the problems with diagrams -- The Pythagorean theorem: Euclid I.47 and VI.31 -- Thales and geometry: Egypt, Miletus, and beyond -- Pythagoras and the famous theorems -- From the Pythagorean theorem to the construction of the cosmos out of right triangles
  • Metaphysics, geometry, and the problems with diagrams -- The Pythagorean theorem: Euclid I.47 and VI.31 -- Thales and geometry: Egypt, Miletus, and beyond -- Pythagoras and the famous theorems -- From the Pythagorean theorem to the construction of the cosmos out of right triangles
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001800629
Dimensions
29 cm.
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unknown
Extent
xvi, 283 pages
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License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9781438464893
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016031414
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remote
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(WaSeSS)ssj0001800629
Label
The metaphysics of the Pythagorean theorem : Thales, Pythagoras, engineering, diagrams, and the construction of the cosmos out of right triangles, Robert Hahn, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-269) and index
Contents
  • Metaphysics, geometry, and the problems with diagrams -- The Pythagorean theorem: Euclid I.47 and VI.31 -- Thales and geometry: Egypt, Miletus, and beyond -- Pythagoras and the famous theorems -- From the Pythagorean theorem to the construction of the cosmos out of right triangles
  • Metaphysics, geometry, and the problems with diagrams -- The Pythagorean theorem: Euclid I.47 and VI.31 -- Thales and geometry: Egypt, Miletus, and beyond -- Pythagoras and the famous theorems -- From the Pythagorean theorem to the construction of the cosmos out of right triangles
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001800629
Dimensions
29 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 283 pages
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9781438464893
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016031414
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001800629

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