Ronald Calinger - Mathematics - 1982 - 742 pages
Appropriate for undergraduate and select graduate courses in the history of mathematics, and in the history of science. This edited volume of readings contains more than 130 ...
Grinin, Leonid, Korotayev, Andrey - 2014 - 328 pages
The present yearbook (which is the fourth in the series) is subtitled Trends & Cycles. It is devoted to cyclical and trend dynamics in society and nature; special attention is ...
Tucker McElroy - Mathematicians - 2009 - 321 pages
Profiles more than 150 mathematicians from around the world who made important contributions to their field, including Rene Descartes, Emily Noether and Bernhard Riemann.
Brigham Narins - Mathematics - 2001 - 771 pages
Presents over 1,000 entries covering theories, discoveries, concepts, and definitions, and includes biographical entries on prominent mathematicians from antiquity to the present.
Frank Swetz - Mathematics - 1994 - 770 pages
This book is an absorbing, entertaining, user-friendly account of one of the greatest adventures in human thought. It is a global survey of the history of mathematics. This ...