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The Resource A curious history of mathematics : the (big) ideas from early number concepts to chaos theory, Joel Levy

A curious history of mathematics : the (big) ideas from early number concepts to chaos theory, Joel Levy

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A curious history of mathematics : the (big) ideas from early number concepts to chaos theory
Title
A curious history of mathematics
Title remainder
the (big) ideas from early number concepts to chaos theory
Statement of responsibility
Joel Levy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Telling the story of mathematics from a historical perspective, this book shows how mathematical science advanced through the discoveries of the ancient Babylonians, Egyptians and Greeks, the great scholars of medieval Europe, the Renaissance and the birth of the scientific revolution
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1971-
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Levy, Joel
Dewey number
  • 510.9
  • 510.9
  • 510.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Mathematics
  • Popular Science and Mathematics
Label
A curious history of mathematics : the (big) ideas from early number concepts to chaos theory, Joel Levy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780233003856
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9780233003856
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Label
A curious history of mathematics : the (big) ideas from early number concepts to chaos theory, Joel Levy
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780233003856
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9780233003856
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)

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