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The History of Mathematics

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1988 printing, paperback. Sunning on spine and spine broken in two places. Two parts on contents have been highlighted, aside from this no other markings and in good condition.

The readings in this book have been selected from a wide variety of sources to show the nature and development of mathematics from earliest times to the twentieth century. The book sets mathematical activates in context and includes not only formal mathematical texts and discussions by historians of mathematics, but also letters between mathematicians, diary entries and biographical judgments. There are also number of poems and extracts from plays and novels which give evidence of beliefs about mathematics and mathematicians at different times

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Author(s):
John Fauvel and Jeremy Gray
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0333427912
ISBN-13:
9780333427910
Number of pages:
628
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan

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1988 printing, paperback. Sunning on spine and spine broken in two places. Two parts on contents have been highlighted, aside from this no other markings and in good condition.

The readings in this book have been selected from a wide variety of sources to show the nature and development of mathematics from earliest times to the twentieth century. The book sets mathematical activates in context and includes not only formal mathematical texts and discussions by historians of mathematics, but also letters between mathematicians, diary entries and biographical judgments. There are also number of poems and extracts from plays and novels which give evidence of beliefs about mathematics and mathematicians at different times

Author(s):
John Fauvel and Jeremy Gray
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0333427912
ISBN-13:
9780333427910
Number of pages:
628
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan

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