## A History of MathematicsThe updated new edition of the classic and comprehensive guideto the history of mathematics For more than forty years, - Distills thousands of years of mathematics into a single,approachable volume
- Covers mathematical discoveries, concepts, and thinkers, fromAncient Egypt to the present
- Includes up-to-date references and an extensive chronologicaltable of mathematical and general historical developments.
Whether you're interested in the age of Plato and Aristotle orPoincaré and Hilbert, whether you want to know more about thePythagorean theorem or the golden mean, |

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