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Published: 26 January 2022

280 Pages | 191 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780198869030

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Oxford's Savilian Professors of Geometry

The First 400 Years

Edited by Robin Wilson

  • Richly illustrated historical outline of Oxford University's Savilian Professors of Geometry
  • Based upon the proceedings of the 2019 Bodleian Library meeting celebrating the 400th anniversary of the founding of the Geometry chair at the University of Oxford, UK
  • Provides learning about the life and work of a range of mathematicians as an accessible exposition of historical mathematics in the context of its times
  • World-class collection of contributions by contemporary mathematics scholars

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