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Mathematics, its content, methods, and meaning

Author: M A Lavrentʹev; A D Aleksandrov; A N Kolmogorov
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Press, 1969.
Series: M.I.T. paperback series, 106-108.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2d ed., 1st MIT Press pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Twenty prime subject areas in mathematics are treated in terms of their simple origins, and their sophisticated developments, in twenty chapters by eighteen outstanding Soviet mathematicians.

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Matematika, ee soderzhanie, metody i znachenie. English.
Mathematics, its content, methods, and meaning.
Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Press, 1969
(OCoLC)752400453
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M A Lavrentʹev; A D Aleksandrov; A N Kolmogorov
ISBN: 0262510146 9780262510141
OCLC Number: 2935860
Notes: Vol. 2 translated by S.H. Gould; v. 3 translated by K. Hirsch.
The present translation was originally published in 6 v. by the American Mathematical Society, 1962-3.
"Published in cooperation with the American Mathematical Society."
Description: 3 volumes : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: M.I.T. paperback series, 106-108.
Other Titles: Matematika, ee soderzhanie, metody i znachenie.
Responsibility: edited by A.D. Aleksandrov, A.N. Kolmogorov, M.A. Lavrent'ev ; translated by S.H. Gould and T. Bartha.

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" This unique work presents the amazing panorama of mathematics proper. It is the best answer in print to what mathematics contains both on the elementary and advanced levels." -- Morris Kline, New Read more...

 
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