Dilke, O. A. W.
Title MATHEMATICS AND MEASUREMENT
Book Condition Very Good+
Publisher University of California Press 1987
Seller ID 8712
0520060725 Former owner's name on ffep. Scholars' bookplate to inner cover. Light shelfwear otherwise. ; Reading the Past, Vol. 2; 63 pages; This fully illustrated book outlines the ancient systems of mathematics and measurement and describes how they were used in mapping, surveying, telling time, trade and commerce, as well as in leisure pursuits such as games and puzzles, and in the occult.
Math & Mathematics Science & Religion Classical Greek & Roman