of Mathematical Instruments contains a complete description
of a range of tools that are useful in mathematics, surveying, architecture,
navigation, drafting, gunnery, physics, and illustration. It covers
the sector (a form of calculator that predates the slide rule),
the gunner's calipers, the proportional compasses, and a variety
of lesser instruments.
pages, 6" x 9", Paperback,© 2002 reprint of 1775
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