A History of Mathematics - Carl B. Boyer (1985)
ISBN 0691023913
Publisher Princeton Univ Pr
Publication Date April 1985
Format Paperback
Language eng
Presupposes a knowledge of college level mathematics but is accessible to the average reader through its consistent treatment of mathematical structure with a strict adherence to historical perspective and detail. The material is arranged chronologically beginning with archaic origins and covers Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Greek, Chinese, Indian, Arabic and European contributions done to the nineteenth century and present day. There are revised references and bibliographies and revised and expanded chapters on the nineteeth and twentieth centuries.
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LoC Classification QA21.B767
Cover Price $14.95