The World of Mathematics, Vol. 1

The World of Mathematics, Vol. 1

ISBN 13:  9780486411538

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Author:  James R. Newman
Format:  Paperback
No. of Pages:  768
Brand:  Dover Publications

Volume 1 of a monumental 4-vol. set includes a general survey of mathematics; historical and biographical information on prominent mathematicians throughout history; material on arithmetic, numbers and the art of counting, and the mathematics of space and motion. Non-technical articles by and about scores of eminent mathematicians as well as literary figures, economists, biologists. and many other thinkers. Informative commentary by noted mathematics scholar James R. Newman precedes essays by Eric Temple Bell, W. W. Rouse Ball, Leonhard Euler, Bertrand Russell, Alfred North Whitehead, many others. Numerous figures.

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ISBN 13: 9780486411538

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