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THE MUSIC OF PYTHAGORAS: How an Ancient Brotherhood Cracked the Code of the Universe and Lit the Path from Antiquity to Outer Space

Recensione editoriale - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A stimulating, wide-ranging look at how the Greek mathematician and philosopher's key insights have been at the heart of an enormous range of subsequent thought.Mention Pythagoras and most people think of the geometrical theorem that bears his name. Science writer Ferguson (Tycho & Kepler, 2003, etc.) shows how much more his ideas have meant to both science and philosophy. Biographical data is ... Leggi recensione completa

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Review: The Music of Pythagoras: How an Ancient Brotherhood Cracked the Code of the Universe and Lit the Path From Antiquity to Outer Space

Recensione dell'utente  - Josh - Goodreads

This book did an admirable job of sketching out the influence of Pythagorian though throught the centuries. It accomplished that tasks, but it but the writing dragged in places. I read a similar book ... Leggi recensione completa

Review: The Music of Pythagoras: How an Ancient Brotherhood Cracked the Code of the Universe and Lit the Path From Antiquity to Outer Space

Recensione dell'utente  - Jonathan Kurtz - Goodreads

Very dry, but highly informative. My music history textbook in college just brushed through ancient music and greek influence. This book gives a stronger account of music and meaning in the ancient ... Leggi recensione completa

The Music of Pythagoras: How an Ancient Brotherhood Cracked the Code of the Universe and Lit the Path From Antiquity to Outer Space

Recensione dell'utente  - Boris Limpopo - Goodreads

Ferguson, Kitty (2008). The Music of Pythagoras: How an Ancient Brotherhood Cracked the Code of the Universe and Lit the Path from Antiquity to Outer Space. New York: Walker & Company. 2008. ISBN ... Leggi recensione completa

Review: The Music of Pythagoras: How an Ancient Brotherhood Cracked the Code of the Universe and Lit the Path From Antiquity to Outer Space

Recensione dell'utente  - Michael - Goodreads

This book leaves me with very mixed emotions on how I feel about it. The writing itself is adequate, though not explicitly entertaining; the tone is often a bit monotonous, but never debilitatingly ... Leggi recensione completa

Review: The Music of Pythagoras: How an Ancient Brotherhood Cracked the Code of the Universe and Lit the Path From Antiquity to Outer Space

Recensione dell'utente  - Jill - Goodreads

The set up for the book is incredibly interesting...just remains to be seen if I can understand the math. The math was not as much of a hinderance as I thought it would be. Although I found myself re ... Leggi recensione completa

Review: The Music of Pythagoras: How an Ancient Brotherhood Cracked the Code of the Universe and Lit the Path From Antiquity to Outer Space

Recensione dell'utente  - Melanie Richards - Goodreads

This is a wonderful tribute to the father of modern science, bringing his ideas up until our time. Leggi recensione completa

Review: The Music of Pythagoras: How an Ancient Brotherhood Cracked the Code of the Universe and Lit the Path From Antiquity to Outer Space

Recensione dell'utente  - loafingcactus - Goodreads

Made me want to live my life over again as a mathematician! My response to where the book fits into my thinking at the time I was reading it here: http://loafingcactus.typepad.com/juic... Leggi recensione completa

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