Subject(s) 
Pythagorean theorem

Physical Description 
320 p. : ill. ; 24 cm 
Note 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 303304) and index 
Contents 
Pythagoras and his famous Theorem  Proving the Pythagorean Theorem without (many) words  Applications of the Pythagorean Theorem  Pythagorean triples and their properties  The Pythagorean means  Tuning the soul : Pythagoras and music  The Pythagorean Theorem in fractal art  About the mathematics work that led to the 1985 Nobel Prize in Chemistry : thanks ultimately to Pythagoras / by Herbert A. Hauptman  Pictorial depictions of Pythagoras and his famous Theorem  Appendix A. Some selected proofs  Appendix B. Some more proofs and solutions  Appendix C. List of primitive Pythagorean triples  Appendix D. List of Pythagorean triples : primitive and nonprimitive 
