The blossoming of Japanese mathematics

TitleThe blossoming of Japanese mathematics, Nature 454, 1050
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsLu, Peter J.
Abstract

A new compilation of the illustrated geometry problems that decorated shrines in seventeenth-century Japan provides puzzles that are still intriguing today, finds Peter J. Lu.

URLhttp://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v454/n7208/full/4541050a.html
DOI10.1038/4541050a
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