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Famous geometrical theorems and problems

William W. Rupert

Famous geometrical theorems and problems

with their history

by William W. Rupert

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Published by D.C. Heath & Co. in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geometry -- History.,
  • Geometry -- Famous problems.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William W. Rupert ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA466 .R95
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 107 p.
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6908264M
    LC Control Number01020416
    OCLC/WorldCa2643736

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The author, having derived much pleasure and inspiration from the brief historical notes in some of the mathematical text-books that he studied when a student in college, has thought that, by giving the history of a few of the most celebrated geometrical theorems and problems, he might place a light in the window which may throw a cheerful ray adown the long and sometimes dusty.

The author, having derived much pleasure and inspiration from the brief historical notes in some of the mathematical text-books that he studied when a student in college, has thought that, by giving the history of a few of the most celebrated geometrical theorems and problems, he might place a light in the window which may throw a cheerful ray.

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