Science and Mathematics in Ancient Greek Culture...

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Author  Lewis Wolpert
Publisher  Oxford University Press
Publication Date   November 28, 2002
ISBN  0198152485
Pages  400

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Ancient Greece was the birthplace of science, which developed in the Hellenized culture of ancient Rome. This book, written by seventeen international experts, examines the role and achievement of science and mathematics in Greek antiquity through discussion of the linguistic, literary, political, religious, sociological, and technological factors which influenced scientific thought and practice.

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