Mathematical Genius of the Ancient WorldBook - 2005
This latest title in the GREAT MINDS OF SCIENCE series offers a look at one of the greatest minds of the ancient world. An original and profound thinker, Archimedes was a mathematician, a physicist, a mechanical engineer, and an inventor. He is most famous for proving the law of the lever and inventing the compound pulley.
Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, c2005.
Characteristics: 128 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.