Mathematics and Measurement

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Author  Oswald Ashton Wentworth Dilke
Publisher  University of California Press
Publication Date   May 22, 1987
ISBN  0520060725
Pages  63

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This fully illustrated book outlines the ancient systems of mathematics and measurement and describes how they were used in mapping, surveying, telling time, trade and commerce, as well as in leisure pursuits such as games and puzzles, and in the occult.

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