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Greek science in antiquity.

Marshall Clagett

Greek science in antiquity.

by Marshall Clagett

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Published by Abelard-Schuman in New York .
Written in English


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Marshall Clagett is the author of Greek Science in Antiquity ( avg rating, 17 ratings, 3 reviews, published ), Ancient Egyptian Science ( avg /5. In the s he moved to the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. He wrote several books and many articles in addition to The Exact Sciences in Antiquity. His monumental three-volume History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy () is the definitive work on the subject. Dover reprinted The Exact Sciences in Antiquity in /5(1).

Lucid coverage of science and early natural philosophy: Greek medicine, biology, mathematics, physics and astronomy; Roman and Latin science in late antiquity and early Middle Ages; Greek science in the age of Justinian; and more. A scholarly, nontechnical study that will appeal to anyone interested in the history of science.   Greek Science in Antiquity by Marshall Clagett, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Classical antiquity (also the classical era, classical period or classical age) is the period of cultural history between the 8th century BC and the 6th century AD centered on the Mediterranean Sea, comprising the interlocking civilizations of ancient Greece and ancient Rome known as the Greco-Roman is the period in which Greek and Roman society . In the s he moved to the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. He wrote several books and many articles in addition to The Exact Sciences in Antiquity. His monumental three-volume History of Ancient Mathematical Astronomy () is the definitive work on the subject. Dover reprinted The Exact Sciences in Antiquity in


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James Greek science in antiquity. book ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book Author: W.M. James. Clagett's book is divided into two parts, the first part covering the period generally covered by histories of Greek science and the second part devoted to late antiquity.

Thus half the book is devoted to a discussion of an era in Greek science which is generally ignored. My only criticism is that the book is too short.5/5(4). Marshall Clagett's Greek Science in Antiquity was a two-part study of the science of the Greeks.

The first part was concerned with describ¬ing the pre-Socratic period ( B.C.), through the fourth- century study of Plato and Aristotle, to the Hellenistic period ( B.C.)/5. Greek Science in Antiquity By Marshall Clagett (Collier Books Edition) Mass Market Paperback – January 1, /5(4).

The importance of the course of Greek science in late antiquity is evident, for it was during this period that much of the Greek scientific corpus was put into the form in which it passed to the medieval Latin West.

We are justified, then, in considering this volume as an introduction to medieval. Description. Lucid coverage of science and early natural philosophy: Greek medicine, biology, mathematics, physics and astronomy; Roman and Latin science in late antiquity and early Middle Ages; Greek science in the age of Justinian; and more.

A scholarly, nontechnical study that will appeal to anyone interested in the history of science. Clagett's book is divided into two parts, the first part covering the period generally covered by histories of Greek science and the second part devoted to late antiquity.

Thus half the book is devoted to a discussion of an era in Greek science which is generally ignored. My only criticism is that the book is too short.5/5(1). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Greek Science In Antiquity by Marshall Clagett at Barnes & Noble.

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The main purpose of this book is then to examine the Greek history of science and its influences from the sixth century B.C. to its disappearance in the fifth century A.D. The science of antiquity was the science of the Greeks. Beginning with the 4/5.

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New York: Collier Books,© (OCoLC) Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Greek science in antiquity by Marshall Clagett; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Ancient Science.

Greek science in antiquity by Marshall Clagett; 10 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Ancient Science, History, Science, Science and civilization, Sciences. Clagett’s Greek Science in Antiquity () does not restrict itself, as the title suggests, to Greek science, and this is one of this classic’s many virtues: Clagett discusses Roman science and extends his account well into Late Antiquity, providing a detailed single-volume overview of Greek and Roman science.

Marshall Clagett has 13 books on Goodreads with ratings. Marshall Clagett’s most popular book is Greek Science in Antiquity.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Clagett, Marshall, Greek science in antiquity.

New York: Collier Books,printing. Elementary texts in the past have long ignored this aspect of Greek science. The importance of the course of Greek science in late antiquity is evident, for it was during this period that much of the Greek scientific corpus was put into the form in which it passed to the medieval Latin : Hauraki Publishing.