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.
|Published (Last):||17 December 2007|
|PDF File Size:||14.13 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||2.52 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
A difficult read, because of my own unwillingness to put in the requisite attention.
I honestly suggest you do, too, considering this book references Plato constantly. You would read this after you’ve read Timaeus by Plato.
Published February 1st by Johnson Reprint Corp.
I don’t think I agree with Nicomachus about the Nature of God but wow, he discovered some amazing patterns and relationships with numbers. Mar 04, Tyler rated it it was amazing. Sep 05, Jennifer rated introfuction really liked it Shelves: I’ll need to study this one again.
May 19, Michael rated it liked it.
Introduction to Arithmetic by Nicomachus of Gerasa
Nathan Culley rated it liked it Jun 02, Sophie marked it as to-read Jan 17, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Karin rated it really liked it Apr 25, Not at all what one might expect, but reading it one can easily see how the Ancients attributed all the mystical properties to numbers.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The whole book ends with four numbers perfectly exemplifying the Arithmetic, Geometric, and Harmonic ratios: Surprisingly, I sort of enjoyed this book – at least some of it.
Introduction to Arithmetic
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. For the eye of the soul, blinded and buried by other pursuits, is arihtmetic and aroused again by these nicomacyus 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. Cameron Zobott marked it as to-read Mar 04, Sort of the creation’s alphabet.
To ask other readers questions about Introduction to Arithmeticplease sign up.
Introduction to Arithmetic | work by Nicomachus |
From Wikipedia, the niomachus encyclopedia. James of the Redwoods marked it as to-read Feb 16, Josiah rated it liked it Jul 10, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Julie rated it really liked it May 29, Articles containing Ancient Greek-language text All stub articles.
Perhaps not since that time has anyone thought in such away about multiple-dimensions and dualism. Reading for the first time, I grasped the qrithmetic of the ideas, and I very liked the philosophy. Maths never was so exciting as for arirhmetic ancient Greeks Tamra added it Oct 06, To modern minds, all of the time and energy spent on “proving” these mystical numerological proofs seems pointless.
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.
Nicomachus Intro to Arithmetic
The correspondences nicpmachus amazing. Retrieved from ” https: Roberto marked it as to-read Aug 25, Zau Seng rated it did not like it Sep 09, You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Very well done, nice work of genius right here. Angie Moulton marked it as to-read Sep 22, Refresh and try again.