| Ladislav Kvasz - Mathematics - 2008 - 279 pages
The book offers a reconstruction of linguistic innovations in the history of mathematics. It argues that there are at least three ways in which the language of mathematics can ... | |
| John Tabak - Counting - 2009 - 241 pages
Presents a survey of the history and evolution of the use of numbers and numerical quantities by different civilizations around the world. | |
| John Stillwell - Mathematics - 1998 - 339 pages
NUMBERS AND GEOMETRY is a beautiful and relatively elementary account of a part of mathematics where three main fields--algebra, analysis and geometry--meet. The aim of this ... | |
| Paolo Zellini - Mathematics - 2005 - 199 pages
In A Brief History of Infinity, the infinite in all its forms - viewed from the perspective of mathematicians, philosophers, and theologians - is explored, as Zellini strives ... | |
| Carl B. Boyer, Uta C. Merzbach - Mathematics - 2011 - 688 pages
The updated new edition of the classic and comprehensive guide to the history of mathematics For more than forty years, A History of Mathematics has been the reference of ... | |
| John Stillwell - Mathematics - 2002 - 542 pages
This is a book in which history is subordinated to mathematics. It can be described as a collection of critical historical essays dealing with a large variety of mathematical ... | |
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