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The Resource Robert Recorde : the Life and Times of a Tudor Mathematician

Robert Recorde : the Life and Times of a Tudor Mathematician

Label
Robert Recorde : the Life and Times of a Tudor Mathematician
Title
Robert Recorde
Title remainder
the Life and Times of a Tudor Mathematician
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The inventor of the equals sign (=), Robert Recorde (1510?-1558) was the first English-writing mathematics educator: this book celebrates his work
Cataloging source
MHW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roberts, Gareth
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Fenny
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Recorde, Robert
  • Recorde, Robert
  • Recorde, Robert
  • Mathematicians
  • MATHEMATICS
  • Mathematicians
  • Great Britain
  • Physicians
  • History of Medicine
  • History, 16th Century
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Wales
  • England
Label
Robert Recorde : the Life and Times of a Tudor Mathematician
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The castle of knowledge : astronomy and the sphere
  • Stephen Johnston
  • The whetstone of Witte : content and sources
  • Ulrich Reich
  • The Welsh context of Robert Recorde
  • Nia M. W. Powell
  • Commonwealth and empire : Robert Recorde in Tudor England
  • Howell A. Lloyd
  • Data, computation and the Tudor knowledge economy
  • John V. Tucker
  • The lives and works of Robert Recorde
  • Appendix:
  • From Recorde to relativity : a speculation
  • Gareth Wyn Evans
  • Jack Williams
  • Robert Recorde and his remarkable arithmetic
  • John Denniss and Fenny Smith
  • Recorde and The vrinal of physick : context, uroscopy and the practice of medicine
  • Margaret Pelling
  • The pathway to knowledge and the English Euclidean tradition
  • Jacqueline Stedall -
Control code
ocn815390056
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783161089
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
99953065755
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8xjhtv
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)815390056
Label
Robert Recorde : the Life and Times of a Tudor Mathematician
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The castle of knowledge : astronomy and the sphere
  • Stephen Johnston
  • The whetstone of Witte : content and sources
  • Ulrich Reich
  • The Welsh context of Robert Recorde
  • Nia M. W. Powell
  • Commonwealth and empire : Robert Recorde in Tudor England
  • Howell A. Lloyd
  • Data, computation and the Tudor knowledge economy
  • John V. Tucker
  • The lives and works of Robert Recorde
  • Appendix:
  • From Recorde to relativity : a speculation
  • Gareth Wyn Evans
  • Jack Williams
  • Robert Recorde and his remarkable arithmetic
  • John Denniss and Fenny Smith
  • Recorde and The vrinal of physick : context, uroscopy and the practice of medicine
  • Margaret Pelling
  • The pathway to knowledge and the English Euclidean tradition
  • Jacqueline Stedall -
Control code
ocn815390056
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783161089
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
99953065755
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8xjhtv
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)815390056

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