Best-selling in Other Non-Fiction
Save on Other Non-Fiction
- £17.81Trending at £18.13
- £9.51Trending at £9.74
- £16.29Trending at £19.08
- £4.00Trending at £4.70
- £4.51Trending at £4.97
- £10.15Trending at £13.44
- £4.49Trending at £4.75
About this product
- DescriptionArchimedes (ca 287 BCE-ca 212 BCE) was a mathematician, physicist, scientist, and engineer. Born in Syracuse, Sicily, the Greek Archimedes was an inventor par excellence. This title tells of the life and mind of one of antiquity's important and innovative thinkers.
- Author BiographyMario Geymonat, a leading, world-class scholar of antiquity, has taught at the University Ca'Foscari of Venice, and at the Universities of Milan, Calabria, and Siena. He is the author of major critical works, including volumes on Virgil, Euclid, and Archimedes. In its original publication in Italian The Great Archimedes was awarded the coveted Corrado Alvaro award for Italian literary excellence. Geymonat lives in Italy. R. Alden Smith is Professor of Classics and Associate Dean of the Honors College at Baylor University.
- Author(s)Mario Geymonat
- PublisherBaylor University Press
- Date of Publication15/01/2011
- GenreBiography: Religious & Spiritual
- Place of PublicationWaco
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintBaylor University Press
- Content Notecolour photos
- Weight206 g
- Width139 mm
- Height215 mm
- Spine11 mm
- Translated byR. Alden Smith
This item doesn't belong on this page.
Thanks, we'll look into this.