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

Foundations of science and mathematics, by Mortimer J. Adler and Peter Wolff. Preface 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. Preface by Curtis Wilson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of preface
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A reading plan for "Great books of the Western World."
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1902-2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adler, Mortimer Jerome
Dewey number
501
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
AC1
LC item number
.G74 1959 vol. 3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1923-
  • active 2nd century
  • 1473-1543
  • 1571-1630
  • 1564-1642
  • 1561-1626
  • 1623-1662
  • 1642-1727
  • 1642-1727
  • 1629-1695
  • 1743-1794
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wolff, Peter
  • Wilson, Curtis.
  • Euclid
  • Archimedes
  • Archimedes
  • Nicomachus
  • Ptolemy
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
  • Kepler, Johannes
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Bacon, Francis
  • Pascal, Blaise
  • Newton, Isaac
  • Newton, Isaac
  • Huygens, Christiaan
  • Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent
Series statement
The Great ideas program
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • Science
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Ciencia
  • Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Science
  • Science
  • Science
Label
Foundations of science and mathematics, by Mortimer J. Adler and Peter Wolff. Preface by Curtis Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A reading plan for "Great books of the Western World."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-233)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm00832298
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxii, 233 pages
Lccn
61000248
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00832298
  • (OCoLC)00832298
Label
Foundations of science and mathematics, by Mortimer J. Adler and Peter Wolff. Preface by Curtis Wilson
Publication
Note
A reading plan for "Great books of the Western World."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-233)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm00832298
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxii, 233 pages
Lccn
61000248
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00832298
  • (OCoLC)00832298

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