| David E. Smith, Yoshio Mikami - Mathematics - 2013 - 304 pages
One of the first books to show Westerners the nature of Japanese mathematics, this survey highlights the leading features in the development of the wasan, the Japanese system ... | |
| David E. Smith, Yoshio Mikami - Mathematics - 2004 - 288 pages
This survey highlights the leading features in the development of the wasan, the Japanese system of mathematics. Topics include the use of the abacus; the application of sangi ... | |
| David Eugene Smith - Mathematics - 1958 - 596 pages
Volume I of an unusually clear and readable two-volume history — from Egyptian papyri and medieval maps to modern graphs and diagrams. Non-technical chronological survey with ... | |
| David Eugene Smith - Mathematics - 1958 - 736 pages
Within this two-volume edition, Professor Smith covers the entire history of mathematics in the Near and Far East and the West, from primitive number concepts to the calculus ... | |
| J. W. A. Young - Mathematics - 2004 - 416 pages
“Of high merit”—Scientific American This stimulating approach to several branches of modern mathematics is geared to those with no background beyond elementary algebra and ... | |
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