Learning from Liu Hui? A Different Way to Do Mathematics By Christopher Cullen Notices of the American Mathematical Society, Vol.49 (2002) Introduction: CouldÂ we have done mathematics differently? At a logical level this question… [continue reading]
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New in Ancient History books this week! The Oxford Handbook of the Bronze Age Aegean Cline, Eric H. Oxford Handbooks (January 1, 2012) ï»¿Summary:The Greek Bronze Age, roughly 3000 to 1000 BC, witnessed the flourishing of the Minoan and Mycenean civilizations… [continue reading]
Foreign soldiers – native girls? Constructing and crossing boundaries in Hellenistic cities with foreign garrison By Angelos Chaniotis Paper given at the 19th International Congress… [continue reading]
Jesus the Healer in the Gospels, the Acts of the Apostles, and EarlyÂ Christianity Moles, John Histos, 5 (2011) Abstract This paper argues that the Gospels and Acts of the Apostles contain sustained… [continue reading]
The Casting of Julian the Apostate ‘in the Likeness’ of Alexander theÂ Great: a Topos in Antique Historiography and its Modern Echoes Smith, Rowland Histos… [continue reading]
Structuring Roman History: the Roman Year and the Roman Consular Tradition Rich, John Histos, 5 (2011) Abstract This article is concerned with the shaping of the annual narrative in historical writers working… [continue reading]