I will not go so far as to say that to construct a history of thought without profound study of the mathematical ideas of successive epochs is like omitting Hamlet from the play which is named after him. That would be claiming too much. But it is certainly... Lebesgue Measure and Integration: An Introduction - Page xiiiby Frank Burk - 1998 - 292 pagesLimited preview - About this book
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...'Mathematics as an element in the history of thought' contains the following splendid passage. I will not **go so far as to say that to construct a history of...much. But it is certainly analogous to cutting out** Ophelia. This simile is singularly exact. For Ophelia is quite essential to the play, she is very charming... | |
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