| John Stillwell - Mathematics - 2004 - 544 pages
This book offers a collection of historical essays detailing a large variety of mathematical disciplines and issues; it’s accessible to a broad audience. This second edition ... | |
| Julian Havil - Mathematics - 2012 - 312 pages
The ancient Greeks discovered them, but it wasn’t until the nineteenth century that irrational numbers were properly understood and rigorously defined, and even today not all ... | |
| Amy Dahan, Jeanne Peiffer - Mathematics - 2010 - 330 pages
This book is arranged to show the development of the different branches of mathematics over time and contains many illustrations to support the text. In all, a short ... | |
| Morris Kline - Mathematics - 1990 - 432 pages
The major creations and developments in mathematics from the beginnings in Babylonia and Egypt through the first few decades of the twentieth century are presented with clarity ... | |
| Bryan Morgan - Mathematics - 1972 - 235 pages
Briefly reviews the major achievements of mathematicians from each important age | |
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