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Mathematics in the ancient world

Author: John Fauvel; Open University.
Publisher: Milton Keynes [England] : Open University Press, ©1987.
Series: Mathematics/arts, unit 1-4.; Mathematics/arts., MA290,, Topics in the history of mathematics ;, block 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Fauvel; Open University.
ISBN: 0335142451 9780335142453 033514246X 9780335142460 0335142478 9780335142477 0335142486 9780335142484
OCLC Number: 23658063
Notes: "Forms part of an Open University course. The set book for the course, to which reference is made as SB, is: John Fauvel and Jeremy Gray (editors), History of mathematics, a reader, Macmillan 1987"--Title page verso.
Description: 4 volumes : illustrations ; 30 cm.
Contents: unit 1. Early mathematics --
unit 2. Mathematics in the Greek world --
unit 3. The Greek concept of proof --
unit 4. The Greek study of curves.
Series Title: Mathematics/arts, unit 1-4.; Mathematics/arts., MA290,, Topics in the history of mathematics ;, block 1.
Other Titles: History of mathematics.
Responsibility: prepared by John Fauvel for the course team.

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