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The World of Mathematics, Volume 1 (1956)

by James R. Newman

Other authors: E. N. Da C. Andrade (Contributor), Archimedes (Contributor), Eric Temple Bell (Contributor), Bishop Berkeley (Contributor), William Kingdon Clifford (Contributor)26 more, Levi Leonard Conant (Contributor), Richard Courant (Contributor), Richard Dedekind (Contributor), René Descartes (Contributor), Leonhard Euler (Contributor), Jekuthiel Ginsburg (Contributor), Philip E. B. Jourdain (Contributor), John Maynard Keynes (Contributor), Morris Kline (Contributor), O. Koehler (Contributor), Oliver Lodge (Contributor), Isaac Newton (Contributor), Erwin Panofsky (Contributor), Plutarch (Contributor), Robert Recorde (Contributor), Herbert Robbins (Contributor), W. W. Rouse Ball (Contributor), Bertrand Russell (Contributor), David Eugene Smith (Contributor), Ivor Thomas (Contributor), Herbert Westren Turnbull (Contributor), Tzetzes (Contributor), Vitruvius (Contributor), Hermann von Helmholtz (Contributor), Hermann Weyl (Contributor), Alfred North Whitehead (Contributor)

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Vol. 1 of a monumental 4-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. Includes commentary by noted mathematics scholar James R. Newman. Features numerous figures.

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