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Smith, David Eugene 1860-1944

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Works: 390 works in 1,867 publications in 7 languages and 23,801 library holdings
Genres: History  Miscellanea  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Anecdotes  Fiction  Textbooks  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Correspondent, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, pre, for
Classifications: QA21, 510.9
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History of mathematics by David Eugene Smith( Book )

147 editions published between 1923 and 2003 in English and German and held by 2,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1
A source book in mathematics by David Eugene Smith( Book )

75 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The field of number. The field of algebra. The field of geometry. The field probability. Field of the calculus, functions, quaternions
Rules for the direction of the mind. Discourse on the method. Meditations on first philosophy. Objections against the Meditations and replies. The geometry. by René Descartes( Book )

15 editions published between 1952 and 1990 in English and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discourse on the method.; Meditations on first philosophy.;Objections against the meditations and replies.; The geometry
The geometry of René Descartes : [with a facsimile of the first edition] by René Descartes( Book )

41 editions published between 1925 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dl. 1 bevat: Geometria (p. 1-106); Notae breves / Florimondus de Beaune (p. 107-142); Commentarii / Franciscus a Schooten (p. 142-344); Appendix (p. 345-368); Additamentum (p. 369-400); Epistola prima / Johannes Hudde (p. 407-506); Epistola secunda / Johannes Hudde (p. 507-516); Epistola / Hendrik van Hevraet (p. 517-520). Dl. 2 bevat: Principia (p. 1-48); De aequationum natura / Florimondus de Beaune & Bartholinus (p. 49-152); Elementa curvarum / Johannes de Witt (p. 153-340); Tractatus / Franciscus a Schooten (p. 341-420); De centro / Stephanus Gillet (p. 1-8)
Geometric exercises in paper folding by T Sundara Rao( Book )

40 editions published between 1901 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematics by Thomas Little Heath( Book )

24 editions published between 1923 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Number stories of long ago by David Eugene Smith( Book )

53 editions published between 1919 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten stories explaining how and why the ancients created numbers
Capitalism and arithmetic : the new math of the 15th century, including the full text of the Treviso arithmetic of 1478, translated by David Eugene Smith by Frank J Swetz( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of mathematics in America before 1900 by David Eugene Smith( Book )

24 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Numbers and numerals; a story book for young and old by David Eugene Smith( Book )

26 editions published between 1937 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous problems of elementary geometry: the duplication of the cube, the trisection of an angle, the quadrature of the circle by Felix Klein( Book )

42 editions published between 1897 and 2007 in English and German and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Japanese mathematics by David Eugene Smith( Book )

35 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is a replica, produced from digital images of the original. It was scanned at the University of Toronto Libraries and may contain defects, missing pages or blemishes due to the original source content. The UT libraries have worked with various digital partners to provide the best possible customer experience and hope you enjoy the results."--Amazon.com
A budget of paradoxes by Augustus De Morgan( Book )

21 editions published between 1915 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An important figure in the development of modern mathematical logic and abstract algebra, Augustus De Morgan (1806-71) was also a witty writer who made a hobby of collecting evidence of paradoxical and illogical thinking from historical sources as well as contemporary pamphlets and periodicals. Based on articles that had appeared in The Athenaeum during his lifetime, this work was edited by his widow and published in book form in 1872. It parades all varieties of crackpot, from circle-squarers to inventors of perpetual motion machines, all for the reader's entertainment and education. Filled with anecdotes, personal opinions and 'squibs' of every kind, the book remains enjoyable reading for those who are amused rather than appalled by the human condition. Also reissued in the Cambridge Library Collection are the Memoir of Augustus De Morgan (1882), prepared by his wife, and his ambitious Formal Logic (1847)
Rara arithmetica; a catalogvs of the arithmetics written before the year MDCI, with description of those in the library of George Arthvr Plimpton, of New York by David Eugene Smith( Book )

37 editions published between 1908 and 1997 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetry of mathematics and other essays by David Eugene Smith( Book )

15 editions published between 1934 and 1989 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hindu-Arabic numerals by David Eugene Smith( Book )

16 editions published between 1911 and 2011 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The numbers that we call Arabic are so familiar throughout Europe and the Americas that it can be difficult to realize that their general acceptance in commercial transactions is a matter of only the last four centuries and they still remain unknown in parts of the world. In this volume, one of the earliest texts to trace the origin and development of our number system, two distinguished mathematicians collaborated to bring together many fragmentary narrations to produce a concise history of Hindu-Arabic numerals. Clearly and succinctly, they recount the labors of scholars who have studied the
Plane and solid geometry by G. A Wentworth( Book )

55 editions published between 1895 and 2007 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A volume of studies on the history of mathematics and the history of science presented to Professor David Eugene Smith on his 76th birthday (Jan. 21, 1936)( Book )

3 editions published between 1936 and 1969 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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History of mathematics
Alternative Names
David Eugene Smith Amerikaans wiskundige (1860-1944)

David Eugene Smith historia de las matematicas

David Eugene Smith US-amerikanischer Mathematikhistoriker

Dunham, David

Dunham, David 1860-1944

Smith, D. E.

Smith, D.E. 1860-1944

Smith, David

Smith, David E.

Smith, David E. 1860-1944

Smith, David Eugene

Smith, David Eugenio

Smith, David Eugenio, 1860-1944

Smith, Eugene 1860-1944

Ντέιβιντ Γιουτζίν Σμιθ Αμερικανός μαθηματικός

דייוויד יוג'ין סמית'

دیوید یوجین اسمیت

스미스, D.E. 1860-1944

스미스, 데이비드 E. 1860-1944

스미스, 데이비드 유진 1860-1944

スミス, D. E

Languages
English (675)

German (4)

French (1)

Chinese (1)

Italian (1)

Spanish (1)

Dutch (1)

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A source book in mathematicsThe geometry of René Descartes : [with a facsimile of the first edition]Capitalism and arithmetic : the new math of the 15th century, including the full text of the Treviso arithmetic of 1478, translated by David Eugene SmithFamous problems of elementary geometry: the duplication of the cube, the trisection of an angle, the quadrature of the circleA history of Japanese mathematicsThe Hindu-Arabic numeralsPlane and solid geometry