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The Resource A history of mathematics : from antiquity to the beginning of the nineteenth century, [by] J. F. Scott. Foreword by H. W. Turnbull

A history of mathematics : from antiquity to the beginning of the nineteenth century, [by] J. F. Scott. Foreword by H. W. Turnbull

Label
A history of mathematics : from antiquity to the beginning of the nineteenth century
Title
A history of mathematics
Title remainder
from antiquity to the beginning of the nineteenth century
Statement of responsibility
[by] J. F. Scott. Foreword by H. W. Turnbull
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scott, J. F.
Dewey number
510/.09
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QA21
  • CT788.W66
LC item number
  • .S4 1969
  • Z9482
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Mathematics
Label
A history of mathematics : from antiquity to the beginning of the nineteenth century, [by] J. F. Scott. Foreword by H. W. Turnbull
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [259]-260
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mathematics in antiquity -- The beginnings of Greek mathematics -- The invention of trigonometry -- The decline of Alexandrian science ; The Dark Ages and the revival -- Mathematics in the orient -- Mathematics during the Renaissance: from Regiomontanus to Descartes -- The seventeenth century: new methods in geometry -- The rise of mechanics -- The invention of decimal fractions and of logarithms -- The invention of the calculus -- The Binomial Theorem and the Principia philosophiae -- Development of analytic methods -- From Euler to Lagrange -- The beginnings of modern geometry -- Arithmetic, the queen of mathematics
Control code
74726
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2d ed., reprinted.
Extent
viii, 266 pages
Isbn
9780389010425
Lccn
70467129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles
System control number
(WaOLN)543585
Label
A history of mathematics : from antiquity to the beginning of the nineteenth century, [by] J. F. Scott. Foreword by H. W. Turnbull
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [259]-260
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mathematics in antiquity -- The beginnings of Greek mathematics -- The invention of trigonometry -- The decline of Alexandrian science ; The Dark Ages and the revival -- Mathematics in the orient -- Mathematics during the Renaissance: from Regiomontanus to Descartes -- The seventeenth century: new methods in geometry -- The rise of mechanics -- The invention of decimal fractions and of logarithms -- The invention of the calculus -- The Binomial Theorem and the Principia philosophiae -- Development of analytic methods -- From Euler to Lagrange -- The beginnings of modern geometry -- Arithmetic, the queen of mathematics
Control code
74726
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2d ed., reprinted.
Extent
viii, 266 pages
Isbn
9780389010425
Lccn
70467129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles
System control number
(WaOLN)543585

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