## A concise history of mathematics |

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User Review - Will Johnson - GoodreadsI'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

### 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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