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Squaring the circle

the war between Hobbes and Wallis

by Douglas Michael Jesseph

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, IL .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Hobbes, Thomas, 1588-1679.,
    • Wallis, John, 1616-1703.,
    • Mathematics -- England -- Philosophy -- History -- 17th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementDouglas M. Jesseph.
      SeriesScience and its conceptual foundations
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQA29.H58 J47 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 419 p. :
      Number of Pages419
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL42670M
      ISBN 100226398994, 0226399001
      LC Control Number99035819

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