From one to zero: a universal history of numbers

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Daedalus Books, 1985 - Mathematics - 503 pages
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User Review  - br77rino - LibraryThing

Man, what a great find. I've been wanting a collection like this, chock-full of illustrations, for some time now. And, bonus, it's a big book (the 2000 edition) but printed on this great thick but ... Read full review

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User Review  - keylawk - LibraryThing

Born speaking Hebrew Arabic and French in Morocco, and widely-traveled, Georges Ifrah provides a comprehensive tour of how "numbers" were used by people across expanses of time, place and culture. He ... Read full review


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