The Archimedes Codex (Hb)

Archimedes only remaining manuscript is a palimpsest in which the books parchment has been reused, in this case as a prayer book. Netz and Noel tell the enthralling story of the survival of that prayer book from 1229 to the present, and investigate why that text is so important.

Product Overview
ISBN 9780297645474
Categories BX, Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction: Personal Development, Reference, WBD
Author(s) Reviel Netz
Publisher Weidenfeld and Nicolson
Pages 320
Format Hardback
Dimensions 16cm x 3cm x 24cm
Weight 0.74 kg
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