Introduction to Arithmetic by. Nicomachus of Gerasa. Joseph Muscat last revised 15 Jul Book 1. 1. The ancients defined philosophy as the love of wisdom. Reviews. Nicomachus of Gerasa. – Introduction to Arithmetic. Translated into English by MARTIN LUTHER D’OOGE. With studies in Greek. Arithmetic by FRANK. Introduction to Arithmetic has 28 ratings and 11 reviews. Evan said: This book is a textbook on mathematics from around the year It was not renowned.

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Views Read Edit View history. Tessa marked it as to-read Apr 13, Brandy Montgomery marked nnicomachus as to-read Dec 11, Avalon rated it liked it Apr 08, As a math teacher I love the simplicity and patterns in his numbers.

David Anguiano marked it as to-read Jan 29, Books by Nicomachus of Gerasa. Karin rated it really liked it Apr 25, Nicomachus was a Neo-Pythago This book is a textbook on mathematics from around the year Retrieved from ” https: About Nicomachus of Gerasa. It’s THAT kind of book.


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Nicholas marked it as to-read Feb 03, Gabriela arithmmetic it liked it Feb 04, He flourished around a. SmithHistory of Mathematics, Volume I: So amazing to see the pattern and simplicity in numbers, to recognize that we discovered what was already there; meaning the organization of numbers and quantities, equality and its opposite in all its species, existed prior to our understanding it.

The work contains both philosophical prose and basic mathematical ideas. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

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Joseph Wetterling marked it as to-read Jan 08, Khethil rated it did not like it Apr 18, Lists with This Book. This philosophy led its practitioners to search for all kinds of meaning in numbers.

Overall, beautifully done work of art. The book Introduction to Arithmetic Greek: It’s also nice to be familiar with a few Euclidean definitions.

Angie Moulton marked it as to-read Sep 22, If you are interested even remotely in the mystical, Pythagorean properties of numbers, or even a little bit in just arithmetic in general, then this book is definitely for you. Surprisingly, I sort of enjoyed this book – at least some of nicoamchus. Mathematics books Mathematics literature stubs.


Jey rated it really liked it Jul 11, Jennifer Choisser marked it as to-read Jun 15, Maths never was so exciting as for the ancient Greeks Lillian rated it it was amazing Jun 13, Most of his thoughts about philosophy are outside the scope of this book, but the Introduction will occasionally allude to them.

I’ll need to study this one again. Annalyn added it Mar 18, Reading for the first time, I grasped the overview of the ideas, and I very liked the philosophy.

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Mathematics is a kind of elegant unifying idea, despite my inability to grasp it. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Sep 24, Evan Leach added it Shelves: How numbers are the building blocks of everything.