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Rabdology( )
Author: Napier, John
Translator: Richardson, William F.
Introduction by: Rider, Robin E.
Series title:Charles Babbage Institute Reprint Ser.
Publication Date:Dec 1990
Publisher:MIT Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $45.00
Book Description:

This first English translation of Napier's Rabdologia provides a clear and readable introduction to a group of physical calculating devices, which, long overshadowed by Napier's logarithms, have their own intrinsic interest and charm.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Mathematics / History & Philosophy
Computers / Hardware / Cell Phones & Devices
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.2 x 9.1 x 0.6 Inches
Book Weight:0.7 Pounds

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