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And yet it is heard : musical, multilingual and multicultural history of mathematical sciences
AuthorTonietti, Tito M., 1944-
Pub. LocationBaselPublisherBirkhäuser
Date2014Phys. Desc.pdf. [2 v. : ill. ; 24 cm.]
LocationDigital ArchivesCall NumberQA21.T668 2014
And yet it is heard : musical, multilingual and multicultural history of mathematical sciences. Volume 2 / Tito M. Tonietti.
Includes bibliographical references: p.395-407 (v. 1.), p.535-573 and index (v.2).

Introduction -- PART I: In the ancient world -- 1. Above all with the Greek alphabet -- 2. In Chinese characters -- 3. In the Sanskrit of sacred Indian texts.-4. Not only in Arabic -- 5. Above all in the Latin alphabet -- Appendices.

PART II: In the world of the scientific revolution -- 6. Not only in Latin, but also in Dutch, Chinese, Italian and German -- 7. Beyond Latin, French, English, German, Italian and Flemish: the invention of symbolism -- 8. Between Latin, French, English and German: the language of transcendence -- 9. Between Latin and French -- 10. From French to German -- PART III: It is not even heard -- 11. In the language of the Venusians -- 12. Come on, Apophis -- Bibliography -- Index of names and works.

Local access dig pdf. [Tonietti-And Yet Heard v.1-2.pdf]

Subject(s)Mathematics--History
Mathematics, Chinese--History
Music theory--China--Early works to 1800
Music, Chinese
Music--Mathematics
Music--Mathematics--China
SeriesScience networks historical studies ; v. 46-47
Rec. TypeDigital Book (PDF)LanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #19543
ISBN9783034806749 ; 3034806744LCCN2014935966OCLC859560714