| Carl B. Boyer - Mathematics - 2012 - 368 pages
Fluent description of the development of both the integral and differential calculus. Early beginnings in antiquity, medieval contributions, and a century of anticipation lead ... | |
| Carl B. Boyer - Mathematics - 2012 - 304 pages
Specifically designed as an integrated survey of the development of analytic geometry, this classic study takes a unique approach to the history of ideas. The author, a ... | |
| Dirk J. Struik - Mathematics - 2012 - 256 pages
This compact, well-written history — first published in 1948, and now in its fourth revised edition — describes the main trends in the development of all fields of ... | |
| W. W. Rouse Ball - Mathematics - 2012 - 522 pages
This text remains one of the clearest, most authoritative and most accurate works in the field. The standard history treats hundreds of figures and schools instrumental in the ... | |
| Stuart Hollingdale - Mathematics - 2014 - 464 pages
Fascinating and highly readable, this book recounts the history of mathematics as revealed in the lives and writings of the most distinguished practitioners of the art ... | |
| Anne Rooney - Mathematics - 2009
In order to understand the universe you must know the language in which it is written. And that language is mathematics.' Galileo (1564-1642) For hundreds of thousands of years ... | |
| 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 ... | |
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