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The sea island mathematical manual : surveying and mathematics in ancient China. [Haidao suanjing 海島算經. English]
AuthorSwetz, Frank J., 1937-
Liu Hui 劉徽, 3rd/4th cent.
Pub. LocationUniversity Park, PAPublisherPennsylvania State University Press
Date1992Phys. Desc.dig.pdf. [xi, 73 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.]
LocationDigital ArchivesCall NumberTA527.C6 S94 1992
The sea island mathematical manual : surveying and mathematics in ancient China / Frank J. Swetz.
An annotated translation and discussion of Liu Hui's Haidao Suanjing (Sea island mathematical manual), written in 263 A.D.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [67]-70) and index.
Local access dig.pdf. [Swetz-Sea Island Math.pdf]
Subject(s)Surveying--China--History--Sources
Mathematics, Chinese--Early works to 1800
Mathematics--China--Early works to 1800
Liu Hui 劉徽, 3rd/4th cent. Haidao suanjing 海島算經
Geometry--China--Early works to 1800
Rec. TypeDigital Book (PDF)LanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #18178
ISBN0271007958 ; 9780271007953LCCN91013002OCLC23584159