The universal history of numbers: from prehistory to the invention of the computer

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Harvill, 1998 - Mathematics - 633 pages
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Review: The Universal History of Numbers: From Prehistory to the Invention of the Computer

User Review  - Andrea Hickman Walker - Goodreads

I think the subtitle is rather misleading because it doesn't really discuss the invention of computers, unless one considers a computer to be any kind of calculating machine. There is a discussion of ... Read full review

Review: The Universal History of Numbers: From Prehistory to the Invention of the Computer

User Review  - Stephenlouis - Goodreads

Quite likely the only book you will ever need to understand the history of numbers and what they really mean. I re-read this book once a year. Highly recommended. Read full review

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