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Turning Points in the History of Mathematics

Hardy Grant, Israel Kleiner - Mathematics - 2016 - 109 pages
This book explores some of the major turning points in the history of mathematics, ranging from ancient Greece to the present, demonstrating the drama that has often been a ...
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The History of Mathematics: A Reader

John Fauvel, Jeremy Gray - Mathematics - 1987 - 628 pages
In 1922 Barnes Wallis, who later invented the bouncing bomb immortalized in the movie The Dam Busters, fell in love for the first and last time, aged 35. The object of his ...
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Elements of the History of Mathematics

N. Bourbaki - Mathematics - 2013 - 301 pages
Each volume of Nicolas Bourbakis well-known work, The Elements of Mathematics, contains a section or chapter devoted to the history of the subject. This book collects together ...
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Excursions in the History of Mathematics

Israel Kleiner - Mathematics - 2012 - 347 pages
This book comprises five parts. The first three contain ten historical essays on important topics: number theory, calculus/analysis, and proof, respectively. Part four deals ...
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The Way it was: Mathematics from the Early Years of the Bulletin

Donald Saari - Mathematics - 2003 - 326 pages
The formative years of the American Mathematical Society coincided with a period of remarkable development in mathematics. During this period, the Bulletin of the American ...
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