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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to The Crest of the Peacock: Non-European Roots of Mathematics (Third Edition).   

George Joseph, the Life and Times of a Kerala Christian Nationalist

George Gheverghese Joseph - Kerala (India) - 2003 - 272 pages
This book looks at the life of George Joseph (1887 1938), a South Indian Christian nationalist whose contributions to the Indian freedom struggle have been generally neglected ...
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Multicultural Mathematics

David Nelson, George Gheverghese Joseph, Julian Williams - Education - 1993 - 228 pages
The history of mathematics is one of creation and discovery in many parts of the world, and yet few people realize that Pythagoras' Theorem was known to the Babylonians a ...
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A Passage to Infinity: Medieval Indian Mathematics from Kerala and Its Impact

George Gheverghese Joseph - Mathematics - 2009 - 236 pages
This book traces the first faltering steps taken in the mathematical theorisation of infinity which marks the emergence of modern mathematics. It analyses the part played by ...
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Lost Discoveries: The Ancient Roots of Modern Science--from the Baby

Dick Teresi - Science - 2010 - 464 pages
Lost Discoveries, Dick Teresi's innovative history of science, explores the unheralded scientific breakthroughs from peoples of the ancient world -- Babylonians, Egyptians ...
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The Britannica Guide to the History of Mathematics

Erik Gregersen - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2011 - 309 pages
Traces the origins and development of arithmetic, geometry, trigonometry, analytic geometry, and calculus from the ancient civilizations to the present.
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The Development of Mathematics Throughout the Centuries: A Brief History in ...

Brian Evans - Mathematics - 2014 - 252 pages
Throughout the book, readers take a journey throughout time and observe how people around the world have understood these patterns of quantity, structure, and dimension around ...
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The Britannica Guide to Algebra and Trigonometry

William L. Hosch - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2010 - 279 pages
Presents the concepts and applications of algebra and trigonometry, including information on the people behind the math and explanations to enhance understanding.
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Mathematics: Sound smarter without trying harder

Adams Media - Reference - 2012 - 100 pages
Do have trouble figuring out a restaurant tip? Does the thought of algebra still give you nightmares? Fear not! The Very Lazy Intellectual: Mathematics introduces you to ...
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Mathematical Achievements of Pre-modern Indian Mathematicians

T.K Puttaswamy - Mathematics - 2012 - 758 pages
Mathematics in India has a long and impressive history. Presented in chronological order, this book discusses mathematical contributions of Pre-Modern Indian Mathematicians ...
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The Story of Mathematics

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 ...
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