Mathematical Thought From Ancient to Modern Times: Volume 1

Paperback | November 1, 1986

byMorris Kline

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This title includes the following features: "The definitive history of mathematical thought."--Saturday Review * "The most ambitious and comprehensive history in the English language of mathematics and its relations to science."--Carl B. Boyer, author of A History of Mathematics * "There is no other book from which one can obtain a comparable understanding of the history of mathematics."--American Scientist

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This title includes the following features: "The definitive history of mathematical thought."--Saturday Review * "The most ambitious and comprehensive history in the English language of mathematics and its relations to science."--Carl B. Boyer, author of A History of Mathematics * "There is no other book from which one can obtain a co...

Morris Kline is Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus, at the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, where he directed the Division of Electromagnetic Research for twenty years.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:432 pages, 5.94 × 8.94 × 0.79 inPublished:November 1, 1986Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0195061357

ISBN - 13:9780195061352

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"We had better treasure this book on our shelf, for as far as mathematical history goes, it is the best we have."--Gian-Carlo Rota, Massachusetts Institute of Technology