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Published: 13 October 2015

304 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198702597

Bookseller Code (06)

A Brief History of Numbers

Leo Corry

  • A comprehensive yet succinct look at the development of conceptions of number from ancient Greece to the beginning of the twentieth century
  • The history of mathematics has been a very active and changing field of research over the last 25 years
  • Accessible to undergraduate students of mathematics and the sciences, teachers, engineers, professional mathematicians, and anyone with an interest in the history of mathematics