Practical Mathematics in a Commercial Metropolis: Mathematical Life in Late 16th Century Antwerp (BOK)

Ad Meskens

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Describes the development and the ultimate demise of the practice of mathematics in sixteenth century Antwerp. Against the background of the violent history of the Religious Wars the story of the practice of mathematics in Antwerp is told through the lives of two protagonists Michiel Coignet and Peeter Heyns. The book touches on all aspects of practical mathematics from teaching and instrument making to the practice of building fortifications of the practice of navigation.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Innbundet
Utgitt 2013 Forfatter Ad Meskens
Forlag
Springer
ISBN 9789400757202
Antall sider 317 Dimensjoner 15,6cm x 23,4cm x 1,7cm
Vekt 565 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form History of mathematics