Simon Stevin of Bruges (1548-1620)

  title={Simon Stevin of Bruges (1548-1620)},
  author={George Sarton},
  pages={241 - 303}
I583. Io. Dialectike, 1585. ii. De Thiende, 1585. 12. L'Arithm6tique et la Pratique d'arithm6tique, 1585. 13. The three Dutch treatises on statics and hydrostatics, 1586. 14. Vita politica, 1590. I5. Appendice algebraique, I594. i6. De Sterctenbouwing, 1594. 17. De Havenvinding, 1599. i8. Hypomnemata mathematica, i6o5-8. I9. Discussion of the date of that work. (20-24. Five paragraphs devoted to each of the five volumes of the Hypomnemata). 20. Vol. I. Cosmography, I6o8; Trigonometry (no date… 

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