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Mathematical Achievements of Pre-Modern Indian Mathematicians

T.K. Puttaswamy
Format
Book
Published
London ; Waltham, MA : Elsevier, 2012.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
Series
Elsevier Insights
ISBN
9780123979131 (hbk.), 0123979137 (hbk.)
Contents
  • A glance at ancient India and the decimal system of numeration
  • The sulvasutras
  • Mathematics of Jains
  • The Bakshali manuscript
  • Aryabhata I
  • Varahamihira and Bhaskara I
  • Brahmagupta
  • Sridhara and Prthudakaswami Caturveda
  • Mahavira
  • Aryabhata II and Sripati
  • Bhaskara II
  • Narayana Pandita
  • Kerala astronomers
  • Sixteenth and seventeenth century commentators of Bhaskara II.
Description
xxiii, 743 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [737]-743).
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