The History of the Calculus and Its Conceptual Development (Google eBook)

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Courier Dover Publications, 1949 - Calculus - 346 pages
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Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
CONCEPTIONS IN ANTIQUITY
14
MEDIEVAL CONTRIBUTIONS
61
A CENTURY OF ANTICIPATION
96
NEWTON AND LEIBNIZ
187
THE PERIOD OF INDECISION
224
THE RIGOROUS FORMULATION
267
CONCLUSION
299
BIBLIOGRAPHY
311
INDEX
337
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