A Brief History of Mathematics

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Open Court, 1903 - Mathematicians - 333 pages
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Page 338 - THE OPEN COURT. A Monthly Magazine Devoted to the Science of Religion, the Religion of Science, and the Extension of the Religious Parliament Idea.
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Page 121 - If all points of the straight line fall into two classes such that every point of the first class lies to the left of every point of the second class, then there exists one and only one point which produces this division of all points into two classes, this severing of the straight line into two portions.
Page 157 - French school of historical scholars, at the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century...
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Page 73 - The square of a positive number as also of a negative number is positive and the square root of a positive number is two-fold, positive and negative. There is no square root of a negative number, for ibis is not a square.

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