| Carl B. Boyer - Mathematics - 2012 - 304 pages
This study presents the concepts and contributions from before the Alexandrian Age through to Fermat and Descartes, and on through Newton and Euler to the "Golden Age," from ... | |
| Carl B. Boyer - Mathematics - 2012 - 368 pages
Fluent description of the development of both the integral and differential calculus — its early beginnings in antiquity, medieval contributions, and a consideration of Newton ... | |
| Luke Hodgkin - Mathematics - 2005 - 296 pages
A History of Mathematics: From Mesopotamia to Modernity covers the evolution of mathematics through time and across the major Eastern and Western civilizations. It begins in ... | |
| Roger L. Cooke - Mathematics - 2012 - 648 pages
Praise for the Second Edition "An amazing assemblage of worldwide contributions in mathematics and, in addition to use as a course book, a valuable resource . . . essential ... | |
| W. W. Rouse Ball - Mathematics - 2012 - 560 pages
This standard text treats hundreds of figures and schools instrumental in the development of mathematics, from the Phoenicians to such 19th-century giants as Grassman, Galois ... | |
| Dirk J. Struik - Science - 2012 - 256 pages
Compact, well-written survey ranges from the ancient Near East to 20th-century computer theory, covering Archimedes, Pascal, Gauss, Hilbert, and many others. "A work which is ... | |
| Craig Smorynski - Mathematics - 2007 - 274 pages
General textbooks, attempting to cover three thousand or so years of mathematical history, must necessarily oversimplify just about everything, the practice of which can ... | |
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