Number: The Language of Science : A Critical Survey Written for the Cultured Non-Mathematician

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Doubleday, 1954 - Number concept - 345 pages
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User Review  - Francisco Rodríguez - Goodreads

I was fascinated by the fact that the act of counting and the concept of number is not a self-evident truth inherent in human beings, but something that had to be learnt. Realizing that a pair of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Steve Gathje - Goodreads

Who could have thought a history of numbers could be so interesting. Okay, I could have thought that. And it was very interesting! Read full review

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NumberLore
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