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Infinitesimal : how a dangerous mathematical theory shaped the modern world

Author: Amir R Alexander
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The epic story of the origin of calculus

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amir R Alexander
ISBN: 9781780745329 178074532X
OCLC Number: 895000051
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Amir Alexander.

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'fluent and richly informative' * Literary Review * `A well-spun yarn, a cracking read... engaging...unique' * History Today * `Amir Alexander's enthralling book presents a controversial mathematical Read more...

 
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