Gaspard Monge and the descriptive geometry. (Czech) Zbl 0863.01016

Gaspard Monge was born in 1746 and in 1795 he officially founded the descriptive geometry. The paper is devoted to these two important anniversaries. The reader gets acquainted with Monge’s eventful life and with his publication activity.


01A70 Biographies, obituaries, personalia, bibliographies
01A50 History of mathematics in the 18th century

Biographic References:

Monge, Gaspard