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The Resource The story of mathematics, Richard Mankiewicz ; [foreword by Ian Stewart]

The story of mathematics, Richard Mankiewicz ; [foreword by Ian Stewart]

Label
The story of mathematics
Title
The story of mathematics
Statement of responsibility
Richard Mankiewicz ; [foreword by Ian Stewart]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A sweeping history of mathematics takes readers on a fascinating tour of the science of numbers, from the "tally sticks" of prehistoric people to the theories of creation put forward by modern physicists
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201781
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mankiewicz, Richard
Dewey number
510.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Stewart, Ian
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematicians
Target audience
adult
Label
The story of mathematics, Richard Mankiewicz ; [foreword by Ian Stewart]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 188-199
Control code
000021718012
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780304354733
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
The story of mathematics, Richard Mankiewicz ; [foreword by Ian Stewart]
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 188-199
Control code
000021718012
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780304354733
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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