A history of mathematics

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Wiley, 1968 - Mathematics - 717 pages
14 Reviews
Presupposes a knowledge of college level mathematics but is accessible to the average reader through its consistent treatment of mathematical structure with a strict adherence to historical perspective and detail. The material is arranged chronologically beginning with archaic origins and covers Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Greek, Chinese, Indian, Arabic and European contributions done to the nineteenth century and present day. There are revised references and bibliographies and revised and expanded chapters on the nineteeth and twentieth centuries.

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Contents

Primitive Origins
1
Mesopotamia
26
Ionia and the Pythagoreans
48
Copyright

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