The Resource Foundations of science and mathematics,, by Mortimer J. Adler and Peter Wolff. Pref. by Curtis Wilson

Foundations of science and mathematics,, by Mortimer J. Adler and Peter Wolff. Pref. by Curtis Wilson

Label
Foundations of science and mathematics,
Title
Foundations of science and mathematics,
Statement of responsibility
by Mortimer J. Adler and Peter Wolff. Pref. by Curtis Wilson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1902-2001
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Adler, Mortimer Jerome
Dewey number
501
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • AC1
  • Q125
  • PN6013
LC item number
  • .G74 1959 vol. 3
  • .E629 no.3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1923-
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Wolff, Peter
Series statement
The Great ideas program
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • Science
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Ciencia
  • Sciences
Label
Foundations of science and mathematics,, by Mortimer J. Adler and Peter Wolff. Pref. by Curtis Wilson
Link
https://archive.org/details/foundationsofsci00adle
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A reading plan for "Great books of the Western World."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 225-233
Contents
  • Ptolemy
  • On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres
  • Copernicus
  • Epitome of Copernican astronomy
  • Kepler
  • The two new sciences
  • Galileo
  • Novum organum
  • Bacon
  • Account of the great experiment concerning the equilibrium of fluids
  • Elements
  • Pascal
  • Mathematical principles of natural philosophy
  • Optics
  • Newton
  • Treatise on light
  • Huygens
  • Elements of chemistry
  • Lavoisier
  • Euclid
  • On the equilibrium of planes
  • On floating bodies
  • Archimedes
  • Introduction to arithmetic
  • Nicomachus
  • The Almagest
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 233 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035149674
Label
Foundations of science and mathematics,, by Mortimer J. Adler and Peter Wolff. Pref. by Curtis Wilson
Link
https://archive.org/details/foundationsofsci00adle
Publication
Note
A reading plan for "Great books of the Western World."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 225-233
Contents
  • Ptolemy
  • On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres
  • Copernicus
  • Epitome of Copernican astronomy
  • Kepler
  • The two new sciences
  • Galileo
  • Novum organum
  • Bacon
  • Account of the great experiment concerning the equilibrium of fluids
  • Elements
  • Pascal
  • Mathematical principles of natural philosophy
  • Optics
  • Newton
  • Treatise on light
  • Huygens
  • Elements of chemistry
  • Lavoisier
  • Euclid
  • On the equilibrium of planes
  • On floating bodies
  • Archimedes
  • Introduction to arithmetic
  • Nicomachus
  • The Almagest
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 233 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035149674

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