| William Dunham - Mathematics - 2005 - 236 pages
More than three centuries after its creation, calculus remains a dazzling intellectual achievement and the gateway into higher mathematics. This book charts its growth and ... | |
| Arthur Gittleman - Mathematics - 1975 - 291 pages
Traces the origins and development of arithmetic, geometry, trigonometry, analytic geometry, and calculus from the ancient civilizations to the present | |
| C.H.Jr. Edwards - Mathematics - 1994 - 368 pages
The calculus has served for three centuries as the principal quantitative language of Western science. In the course of its genesis and evolution some of the most fundamental ... | |
| 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 ... | |
| Stuart Hollingdale - Mathematics - 1989 - 439 pages
Each chapter of this accessible portrait of the evolution of mathematics examines the work of an individual — Archimedes, Descartes, Newton, Einstein, others — to explore the ... | |
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