Books, Brochures, and Chapters>Book:  Burke, Robert Belle (2010-05), The Opus Majus of Roger Bacon, Retrieved on 2014-01-21
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    21 JAN 2014

     Knowing the World Requires Mathematics

    For the things of this world cannot be made known without a knowledge of mathematics. For this is an assured fact in regard to celestial things, siDce two important sciences of mathematics treat of them, namely theoretical astrology and practical astrology. The first. . . gives us definite information as to the number of the heavens and of the stars, whose size can be comprehended by means of instruments, and the shapes of all and their magnitudes and distances from the earth, and thicknesses...
    Folksonomies: mathematics knowledge
    Folksonomies: mathematics knowledge
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    Everything can be reduced to mathematics.