HISTORY OF SCIENCE (MS 1268-1317)
Presumably Lecture V or a draft of the fifth lecture of the Lowell Institute Lectures of 1892-93. Published, in part, as 7.267n8 (pp. 4-6). There is a reference to the preceding lecture, which concerned Chaldean astronomy. Further remarks on the Chaldees and their scientific superiority over the Egyptians. The Greek mind: sly, distrustful of induction, passion for unity. Thales and Pythagoras. CSP's criticism of Zeller's account of Pythagoras and the Pythagoreans. Cf. MS. 1275.
Chaldean, Greek mind, Pythagoras, Pythagoreans, history of see also Astronomy history of; Mathematics history of, Thales, Zeller Eduard
HISTORY OF SCIENCE