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The great mathematicians

Label
The great mathematicians
Title
The great mathematicians
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of mathematics includes stories of great mathematicians from the 6th century B.C. to the present
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1885-1961
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Turnbull, H. W.
Dewey number
925.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QA28
LC item number
.T8 1961
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematics
  • Mathématiciens
  • Mathématiques
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematics
  • ADULT NON-FICTION
  • MATHEMATICIANS
Label
The great mathematicians
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early beginnings: Thales, Pythagoras and the Pythagoreans -- Eudoxus and the Athenian school -- Alexandria: Euclid, Archimedes, and Apollonius -- The second Alexandrian school: Pappus and Diophantus -- The Renaissance: Napier and Kepler; the rise of analysis -- Descartes and Pascal: the early French geometers and their contemporaries -- Isaac Newton -- The Bernoullis and Euler -- McLaurin and Lagrange -- Gauss and Hamilton: the nineteenth century -- More recent developments
Control code
ocm00699681
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
141 pages
Lccn
61016934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 4856
  • (OCoLC)00699681
Label
The great mathematicians
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early beginnings: Thales, Pythagoras and the Pythagoreans -- Eudoxus and the Athenian school -- Alexandria: Euclid, Archimedes, and Apollonius -- The second Alexandrian school: Pappus and Diophantus -- The Renaissance: Napier and Kepler; the rise of analysis -- Descartes and Pascal: the early French geometers and their contemporaries -- Isaac Newton -- The Bernoullis and Euler -- McLaurin and Lagrange -- Gauss and Hamilton: the nineteenth century -- More recent developments
Control code
ocm00699681
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
141 pages
Lccn
61016934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 4856
  • (OCoLC)00699681

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