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Men of mathematics

Author: Eric Temple Bell
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, [1965] ©1965
Series: Fireside book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bell, Eric Temple, 1883-1960.
Men of mathematics.
New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1965
(OCoLC)626022161
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Temple Bell
ISBN: 0671628186 9780671628185 0671464019 9780671464011
OCLC Number: 10154964
Notes: Includes index.
Originally published 1937.
Description: xvii, 2-590 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: Zeno --
Eudoxus --
Archimedes --
Descartes --
Fermat --
Pascal --
Newton --
Leibniz --
The Bernoullis --
Euler --
Lagrange --
Laplace --
Monge --
Fourier --
Poncelet --
Gauss --
Cauchy --
Lobatchewsky --
Abel --
Jacobi --
Hamilton --
Galois --
Sylvester --
Cayley --
Weierstrass --
Sonja Kowalewski --
Boole --
Hermite --
Kronecker --
Riemann --
Kummer --
Dedekind --
Poincare --
Cantor.
Series Title: Fireside book.
Responsibility: by E.T. Bell.

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