Books Books If a straight line be divided into two equal parts, and also into two unequal parts; the rectangle contained by the unequal parts, together with the square of the line between the points of section, is equal to the square of half the line. Euclid's Elements of geometry [book 1-6, 11,12] with explanatory notes ... - Page 56
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