Travelling Mathematics - The Fate of Diophantos' Arithmetic

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ISBN: 978-3-0346-0642-4 (Print) 978-3-0346-0643-1 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-26

    Arithmetic and the beginnings of algebra

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    Chapter

    Pages 27-41

    Alexandria ad Aegyptum

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    Chapter

    Pages 43-102

    Diophantos and the Arithmetika

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    Chapter

    Pages 103-122

    Sleeping beauty in the Dark Ages

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    Chapter

    Pages 123-132

    New vistas

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    Chapter

    Pages 133-138

    Humanism

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    Chapter

    Pages 139-153

    Renaissance or the rebirth of Diophantos

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    Chapter

    Pages 155-169

    Fair stood the wind for France

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    Chapter

    Pages 171-172

    Coda: Hilbert’s tenth problem

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    Chapter

    Pages 173-175

    Stemma

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 177-208