A concise history of mathematics

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Dover Publications, 1948 - Mathematics - 299 pages
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so far so good i'll finish this book some other time stopped at: somewhere around ancient orient or greece Read full review

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User Review  - Will Johnson - Goodreads

I'm disappointed because the book is just a list of people and the texts they've written essentially. What I'm really looking for is context around mathematical discoveries. Read full review

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Contents

The Beginnings
1
Geometrical Patterns Developed by American Indians
6
The Ancient Orient
13
Copyright

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JSTOR: A Concise History of Mathematics
A Concise History of Mathematics is an ex- cellent little book, well planned and executed, and generously supplied with portraits and illus- trations; ...
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Struik, Dark J. A Concise History of Mathematics. New York (1780 ...
MARCH, 19551. BOOK. REVIEWS. 183. growing of it from the earliest periods. It. is. claimed that this is the most complete history ...
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A Concise History of Mathematics
A Concise History of Mathematics Book by Dirk J. Struik; 1948. Read A Concise History of Mathematics at Questia library.
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History of Mathematics: Textbooks
Struik, Dirk J. A concise history of mathematics. Revised edition: Dover, New York, 1967. Turnbull, Herbert W. The great mathematicians. New York Univ. ...
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Retired MIT math professor dies at 106; was acclaimed historian of ...
In 1948 he published A Concise History of Mathematics, Volumes I & II, and Yankee Science in the Making. A reviewer of the first book said that "the author ...
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Photo Credits from Eric Weisstein's World of Scientific Biography
Newton, Isaac (1642-1727): O'Hanian, Boyer, cb and Merzbach, uc A History of Mathematics. p. 392. Struik, dj A Concise History of Mathematics. p. 112f. ...
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Department of Mathematics - Dirk Jan Struik
In 1948 Struik published A Concise History of Mathematics, Volumes I & II, which, according to a review, "takes care to distinguish between established ...
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Dirk Jan Struik - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Struik's major works include classics such as Lectures on Classical Differential Geometry, A Concise History of Mathematics, Yankee Science in the Making, ...
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History of Mathematics
Struik, Dirk, J.: A Concise History of Mathematics, Dover Publications (1948, 1967), pp. 195. Back to Department of Mathematics, University of Utah ...
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Resources for Using History in Teaching Mathematics
... an approach to the history of mathematics; David E. Smith, History of mathematics; Dirk Struik, A concise history of mathematics; Many others ...
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