Introduction to Arithmetic by. Nicomachus of Gerasa. Joseph Muscat last revised 15 Jul Book 1. 1. The ancients defined philosophy as the love of wisdom. Reviews. Nicomachus of Gerasa. – Introduction to Arithmetic. Translated into English by MARTIN LUTHER D’OOGE. With studies in Greek. Arithmetic by FRANK. Introduction to Arithmetic has 28 ratings and 11 reviews. Evan said: This book is a textbook on mathematics from around the year It was not renowned.
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Roberto marked it as to-read Aug 25, The book Introduction to Arithmetic Greek: Mar 04, Tyler rated it it was amazing.
Khethil rated it did not like it Apr 18, Jennifer Choisser marked it as to-read Jun 15, It’s also nice to be familiar with a few Euclidean definitions. For the eye of the soul, blinded and buried by other pursuits, is rekindled and aroused again by these and these alone, and it is better that this be saved than thousands of bodily eyes, for by it alone is the truth of the universe beheld.
Although he was preceded by the Babylonians and the Chinese Nicomachus provided one of the earliest Greco-Roman multiplication tableswhereas the oldest extant Greek multiplication table is found on a wax tablet dated to the 1st century AD now found in the British Museum.
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May 18, JP rated it really liked it. When you’re talking about fundamentals, you’re talking about Metaphysics. Trivia About Introduction to A Cameron Zobott marked it as to-read Mar 04, Sep 24, Evan Leach added it Shelves: Nicomachus subscribed to the Platonic idea of eternal forms, with the wrinkle that numbers are a superior kind of form out of which the other forms are made and under which they are classified.
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Melanie marked it as to-read Jul 01, It was not renowned for its originality – rather, the book was famous in antiquity and in the middle ages for being a useful primer covering the mathematical knowledge of its time. David rated arithmettic really liked it Jan 23, Mathematics proves natural law.
Alex Szatmary added it Sep 04, Surprisingly, I sort of enjoyed this book – at least some of it. For me, the more interesting aspects of this book concerned Nicomachus’ philosophy.
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Maths never was so exciting as for the ancient Greeks It’s THAT kind of book. He flourished around a. It consists of two books, twenty-three and twenty-nine chapters, respectively.
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