A Remarkable Collection of Babylonian Mathematical Texts

A Remarkable Collection of Babylonian Mathematical Texts

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source



The book analyzes the mathematical tablets from the private collection of Martin Schoyen. It includes analyses of tablets which have never been studied before. This provides new insight into Babylonian understanding of sophisticated mathematical objects. The book is carefully written and organized. The tablets are classified according to mathematical content and purpose, while drawings and pictures are provided for the most interesting tablets.... in much the same way as in the case of Table B. Note: The factor diagram above for the fractions of the ninda shows ... 3aquot; $ar 2. gAsn a€“1sa10.ma.na (1 $ar a€“ 10 gAsn) 1sa1015 2 $ar 15. gAsn ;05 ;10 ;15 ;20 ;25 ;30 ;35 ;40 ;45 ;50 ;55 1;30 ;00 25anbsp;...


Title:A Remarkable Collection of Babylonian Mathematical Texts
Author: Jöran Friberg
Publisher:Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-07-31
ISBN-13:

You must register with us as either a Registered User before you can Download this Book. You'll be greeted by a simple sign-up page.

Once you have finished the sign-up process, you will be redirected to your download Book page.

How it works:
  • 1. Register a free 1 month Trial Account.
  • 2. Download as many books as you like (Personal use)
  • 3. Cancel the membership at any time if not satisfied.


Click button below to register and download Ebook
Privacy Policy | Contact | DMCA