# Greek Mathematical Works, I: Thales to Euclid (Loeb Classical Library)

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Proclus

Hippocrates of Chios

Theaetetus

Eudoxus of Cnidus

Ivor Thomas

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**Website:**Amazon

**Description:**The wonderful achievement of Greek mathematics is here illustrated in two volumes of selected mathematical works. Volume I contains: The divisions of mathematics; mathematics in Greek education; calculation; arithmetical notation and operations, including square root and cube root; Pythagorean arithmetic, including properties of numbers; square root of 2; proportion and means; algebraic equations; Proclus; Thales; Pythagorean geometry; Democritus; Hippocrates of Chios; duplicating the cube and squaring the circle; trisecting angles; Theaetetus; Plato; Eudoxus of Cnidus (pyramid, cone, etc.); Aristotle (the infinite, the lever); ... (more)

**Manufacturer:**Harvard University Press

**Release date:**1 July 1989

**ISBN-10 :**0674993691 |

**ISBN-13:**9780674993693

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