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Cajori, Florian 1859-1930

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Works: 199 works in 1,021 publications in 6 languages and 12,417 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: QA21, 531
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A history of mathematics by Florian Cajori( Book )

181 editions published between 1890 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How the mathematicians have developed a progressive science through the epochs of human history
Mathematical principles of natural philosophy ; and, Optics by Isaac Newton( Book )

26 editions published between 1946 and 1991 in English and held by 2,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Motion of Bodies, The System of the World; Optics; treatise of Light
A history of mathematical notations by Florian Cajori( Book )

119 editions published between 1928 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic study notes the first appearance of a mathematical symbol and its origin, the competition it encountered, its spread among writers in different countries, its rise to popularity, its eventual decline or ultimate survival. The author's coverage of obsolete notations - and what we can learn from them - is as comprehensive as those which have survived and still enjoy favor. Originally published in 1929 in a two-volume edition, this monumental work is presented here in one volume
A history of physics in its elementary branches (through 1925): including the evolution of physical laboratories by Florian Cajori( Book )

87 editions published between 1889 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of elementary mathematics : with hints on methods of teaching by Florian Cajori( Book )

74 editions published between 1896 and 2013 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the modern theory of equations by Florian Cajori( Book )

37 editions published between 1904 and 1991 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the conceptions of limits and fluxions in Great Britain : from Newton to Woodhouse by Florian Cajori( Book )

27 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Oughtred, a great seventeenth-century teacher of mathematics by Florian Cajori( Book )

19 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematics in liberal education; a critical examination of the judgments of prominent men of the ages by Florian Cajori( Book )

8 editions published between 1926 and 1928 in English and Undetermined and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early mathematical sciences in North and South America by Florian Cajori( Book )

11 editions published between 1928 and 2011 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the logarithmic slide rule and allied instruments by Florian Cajori( Book )

14 editions published between 1909 and 1969 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the logarithmic slide rule and allied instruments, and On the history of Gunter's scale and the slide rule during the seventeenth century by Florian Cajori( Book )

5 editions published between 1909 and 1994 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the history of Gunter's scale and the slide rule during the seventeenth century by Florian Cajori( Book )

9 editions published between 1920 and 1966 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chequered career of Ferdinand Rudolph Hassler, first superintendent of the United States Coast survey; a chapter in the history of science in America by Florian Cajori( Book )

7 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A list of Oughtred's mathematical symbols, with historical notes by Florian Cajori( Book )

4 editions published between 1920 and 1966 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chequered career of Ferdinand Rudolph Hassler by Florian Cajori( Book )

4 editions published between 1929 and 1980 in English and German and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the arithmetical methods of approximation to the roots of numerical equations of one unknown quantity by Florian Cajori( Book )

8 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elementary algebra first[-second] year course by Florian Cajori( Book )

in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A history of mathematical notations
Alternative Names
Cajori, F.

Cajori, F. 1859-1930

Cajori, Florian

Cajöri, Florian 1859-1930

Cajori, Florian Florian

Florian Cajori American mathematician

Florian Cajori matematico svizzero

Florian Cajori schweizerisch-US-amerikanischer Mathematikhistoriker

Florian Cajori Zwitsers wiskundige

Kajori, Furorian.

Kajori, Furorian 1859-1930

Kèdžori, Florian.

Kedžori, Florian 1859-1930

Флориан Кэджори историк математики, США

فلوریان کایوری ریاضی‌دان سوئیسی

カジョリ, フロリアン

カヂヨリ

フロリアン・カジョリ

弗洛里安·卡喬里 American mathematician

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Mathematical principles of natural philosophy ; and, OpticsA history of mathematical notationsA history of physics in its elementary branches (through 1925): including the evolution of physical laboratoriesA history of elementary mathematics : with hints on methods of teachingA history of the logarithmic slide rule and allied instruments, and On the history of Gunter's scale and the slide rule during the seventeenth century