Mathematics in Civilization - Howard L. Resnikoff, R. O. Well, H. L. Resnikoff, Wells, R. O (1973)
ISBN 0030850355
Subject Mathematics - History
Publisher Irvington Publishers
Publication Date June 1973
Format Hardcover (248 x 171 mm)
Language e
This lucid presentation examines how mathematics shaped and was shaped by the course of human events. Authors Resnikoff and Wells explore the growth, development and far-reaching applications of trigonometry, navigation, cartography, logarithms, algebra, and calculus through ancient, medieval, post-Renaissance and modern times. Preface. Index. Bibliography. 203 black-and-white figures. 7 tables. 14 photos.
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LoC Classification QA21.R43
Dewey 510/.9
Cover Price $14.95
No. of Pages 372