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Mathematics in the modern world : readings from Scientific American / With introductions by Morris Kline.


San Francisco : W.H. Freeman, [1968] .
ISBN 9780716709794, 0716709791

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Other Title Scientific American. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n89630981
Other Authors Kline, Morris, 1908-1992.
Subjects Biographie.
Einführung.
Geschichte.
Matematica.
Mathematics -- Popular works.
Mathematics.
Mathematik.
Mathematiker.
Mathématiques -- Ouvrages de vulgarisation.
Wiskunde.
Description 409 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Copyright Date [1968]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Descartes -- Isaac Newton -- Laplace -- William Rowan Hamilton -- The strange life of Charles Babbage -- William Kingdon Clifford -- James Clerk Maxwell -- Srinivasa Ramanujan -- Nicolas Bourbaki -- The theory of numbers -- The curvature of space -- Topology -- The Koenigsberg Bridges -- Fixed-point theorems -- Probability -- Paradox -- Symbolic logic -- Non-Cantorian set theory -- Godel's Proof -- The use and misuse of Game Theory -- Linear programming -- Cybernetics.
Genre Popular works.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)439820
(OCoLC)ocm00439820
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