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  • A Primer of the History of Mathematics, W.W. Rouse Ball
  • A Primer of the History of Mathematics, W.W. Rouse Ball

Author Name    W.W. Rouse Ball

Title   A Primer of the History of Mathematics

Binding   Cloth Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Edition   Sixth Issue

Size   16mo - 4.25 By 6.75 Inches

Publisher   London Macmillan & Co. Ltd 1927

Seller ID   2409

149 pgs. Very Good condition light green cloth hardcover. Light rubbing to cloth at edges and corners, light general smudging to cloth, binding sound, owner name (Helen M Rice) on front endpaper. Occasional neat checkmarks in margins, text is otherwise clean and unmarked. Text is organized into 346 numerical articles with index at the rear. Contents: I. Introductory; II. Mathematics Under Greek Influence: 1. The Pythagorean, Athenian and Early Schools, 2. Development of (Synthetic) Geometry), 3. The Alexandrian Schools; III. The Mathematics of the Middle Ages: 1. The Rise of Learning in the West, 2. Introduction of Arabian and Greek Works. 3. The Arabic System of Numeration; IV. The Mathematics of the Renaissance: 1. Development of Algebra and Trigonometry, 2. Commencement of the Study of Mechanics; V. The Introduction of Modern Analysis: 1. Analytical Geometry, The Calculus, 2. Application to Mechanics, Gravitation, Etc., 3. Extended Use of Analytical Methods; VI. Mathematics of the Nineteenth Century: 1. Introduction of New Subjects and New Methods, 2. Recent Investigations. Index. #2409.

A  Primer  Of  The  History  Of  Mathematics,  W.w.  Rouse  Ball,  Mathematics,  History,  History  Of  Science,  Greek,  Pythagoras,  Hippocrates,  Plato,  Euclid,  Eudoxus,  Menaechmus,  Aristaeus,  Theaetetus,  Athens,  Alexandria,  Archimedes,  Aristarchus,  Appolonius,  Eratosthenes,  Hipparchus,  Copernicus,  Hero,  Ptolemy  Pappus,  Arithmetic,  Diophantus,  Boethius,gerbert,  Medieval,  India,  Alkarismi,  Bhaskara,  Roger  Bacon,  Jordanus,  Leonardo,  Frederick  II,  Numerals,  Regiomontanus,  Pacioli,  Tartaglia,  Cardan,  Stifel,  Bombelli,  Vieta,  Girard,  Napier,  Logarithms,  Briggs,  Harriott,  Oughtred,  Stevinus,  Kepler,  Desargues,  Science,  Descartes,  Chemistry,  Cavalieri,  Pascal,  Wallis,  Fermat,  Huygensnewton,liebnitz,  Bernoulli,  Clairut,  D'Alembert,  Taylor,  MacLaurin,  Stirling,  Euler,  Lambert,  Lagrange,  Laplacelegendre,  Fourier,  Poisson,  Gauss,  Dirichlet,  Eisenstein,  Smith,  Abel,  Jacobi,  Riemann,  Weierstrass,  Cauchy,  Hamilton,  Grassman,  Galois,  Lie,  Hermite,  Steiner,  Von  Staudt,  Theory  Of  Numbers,  Elliptic,  Abelian  Functions,  Kinematics,  Theoretical,  Astronomy,  Geometry,  Middle  Ages,  Arab,  Numeration,  Renaissance,  Algebra,  Trigonometry,  Mechanics,  Physics,  Engineering,  Mathematician,  Calculus,  Analytical  Methods,  Thales 

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