The History of the Calculus and Its Conceptual Development: (The Concepts of the Calculus)

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Courier Dover Publications, 1949 - Calculus - 346 pages
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Classic. Still my go-to resource for most general topics in the history of mathematics, despite how old it is. Very thorough. Not exactly a fun read though. Read full review

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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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