TY - BOOK
AU - Archimedes.
AU - Heath,Thomas Little
TI - The works of Archimedes
AV - QA31 .A69
PY - 1897///
CY - Cambridge
PB - at the University Press
KW - Mathematics, Greek
KW - Geometry
KW - Early works to 1800
KW - Mechanics
N1 - List of the principal works consulted: p. [xi]-xii; Introduction : I. Archimedes. II. Manuscripts and principal editions, order of composition, dialect, lost works. III. Relation of Archimedes to his predecessors. Iv. Arithmetic in Archimedes. v. On the problems known as [neuseis] VI. Cubic equations. VII. Anticipations by Archimedes of the integral calculus. VIII. The terminology of Archimedes -- Works : On the sphere and cylinder, books I-II. Measurement of a circle. On conoids and spheroids. On spirals. On the equilibrium of planes, books I-II. The sand-reckoner. Quadrature of the parabola. On floating bodies, books I-II. Book of lemmas. The cattle-problem [including the solution of Wurm's problem by Amthor in Zeitschrift fÃ¼r math. u. phys. [Hist. litt. abth.] v. 25, 1880]
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