The World of Mathematics, Vol. 1: Volume 1


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Vol. 1 of a monumental four-volume 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. Nontechnical 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.

ISBN: 9780486411538
Publisher: Dover Publications
Pub Date: 09/2000
Format: Paperback
Weight: 1.74lbs
Size: 8.43h x 5.39w x 1.41d

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Weight 1.74 lbs
Dimensions 8.43 × 5.39 × 1.41 in