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A celebrated mathematician traces the history of math through the lives and work of twenty-five pioneering mathematicians In Significant Figures, acclaimed mathematician Ian ... | |
| David Berlinski - Mathematics - 2011 - 224 pages
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| James Roy Newman - Mathematics - 2000 - 768 pages
Presents 33 essays on such topics as statistics and the design of experiments, group theory, the mathematics of infinity, the mathematical way of thinking, the unreasonableness ... | |
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How the mathematicians have developed a progressive science through the epochs of human history. | |
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