Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 November 2017

208 Pages | 115 black and white images


ISBN: 9780198804543

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The Calculus Story

A Mathematical Adventure

David Acheson

  • Provides an engaging 'big picture' introduction to the nature and applications of calculus - a topic that many find daunting
  • Explains the basic ideas of calculus step by step, assuming very little prior mathematical knowledge
  • Incorporates a lively account of the characters and rivalries involved in its historical development
  • From the author of the bestselling 1089 and All That

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