Archimedes : mathematical genius of the ancient world
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Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, [2005].
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Children's Biographies - 1st Floor
J 509.2 ARCHIMEDES Gow
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Published
Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, [2005].
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128 pages : ill. ; 24 cm
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English

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 126) and index.
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This latest title in the Great Minds of Science series offers a look at one of the greatest minds of the ancient world. An original and profound thinker, Archimedes was a mathematician, a physicist, a mechanical engineer, and an inventor. He is most famous for proving the law of the lever and inventing the compound pulley. Profiles the life and accomplishments of the third-century B.C. Greek mathematician and inventor, including his geometrical discoveries, solar system model, and military machines.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Gow, M. (2005). Archimedes: mathematical genius of the ancient world . Enslow Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gow, Mary. 2005. Archimedes: Mathematical Genius of the Ancient World. Enslow Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gow, Mary. Archimedes: Mathematical Genius of the Ancient World Enslow Publishers, 2005.

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Gow, Mary. Archimedes: Mathematical Genius of the Ancient World Enslow Publishers, 2005.

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