Whittaker, E. T. (Edmund Taylor) 18731956
Overview
Works:  176 works in 1,143 publications in 7 languages and 11,805 library holdings 

Genres:  History Textbooks Popular works 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Translator 
Classifications:  QA401, 515 
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Most widely held works about
E. T Whittaker
 George McVittie autobiographical sketch prepared at the request of the Royal Society of Edinburgh by George C McVittie George C McVittie( )
 Edmund Taylor Whittaker Papers by E. T Whittaker E. T Whittaker( )
 Whittaker, Sir Edmund Taylor. 82 ( )
 Oral history interview with Evry L. Schatzman by Evry L Schatzman Evry L Schatzman( )
 by George C McVittie George C McVittie( )
 Selected papers by George C McVittie George C McVittie( )
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Most widely held works by
E. T Whittaker
A course of modern analysis : an introduction to the general theory of infinite processes and of analytic functions, with an account of the principal transcendental functions
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286 editions published between 1902 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classic text on mathematical analysis
286 editions published between 1902 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classic text on mathematical analysis
A treatise on the analytical dynamics of particles and rigid bodies, with an introduction to the problem of three bodies
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E. T Whittaker(
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161 editions published between 1904 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
161 editions published between 1904 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the theories of aether and electricity
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E. T Whittaker(
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78 editions published between 1951 and 1989 in English and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
78 editions published between 1951 and 1989 in English and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The calculus of observations; a treatise on numerical mathematics
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E. T Whittaker(
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97 editions published between 1924 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interpolation with equal intervals of the argument. Interpolation with unequal intervals of the argument. Central difference formulae. Applications of difference formulae. Determinants and linear equations. The numerical solution of algebraic and transcendental equations. Numerical integrations and summation. Normal frequency distributions. The method of least squares. Practical fourier analysis. Graduation, or the smoothing of data. Correlation. The search for periodicities. The numerical solution of differential equations. Some further problems
97 editions published between 1924 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interpolation with equal intervals of the argument. Interpolation with unequal intervals of the argument. Central difference formulae. Applications of difference formulae. Determinants and linear equations. The numerical solution of algebraic and transcendental equations. Numerical integrations and summation. Normal frequency distributions. The method of least squares. Practical fourier analysis. Graduation, or the smoothing of data. Correlation. The search for periodicities. The numerical solution of differential equations. Some further problems
From Euclid to Eddington, a study of conceptions of the external world
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E. T Whittaker(
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32 editions published between 1949 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
32 editions published between 1949 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Space and spirit; theories of the universe and the arguments for the existence of God
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E. T Whittaker(
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20 editions published between 1946 and 1958 in English and Italian and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
20 editions published between 1946 and 1958 in English and Italian and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fundamental theory
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Arthur Stanley Eddington(
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10 editions published between 1946 and 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published between 1946 and 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The theory of optical instruments
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E. T Whittaker(
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44 editions published between 1907 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
44 editions published between 1907 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the theories of aether and electricity : from the age of Descartes to the close of the nineteenth century
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E. T Whittaker(
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23 editions published between 1910 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
23 editions published between 1910 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A short course in interpolation
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E. T Whittaker(
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12 editions published between 1923 and 1924 in English and Italian and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published between 1923 and 1924 in English and Italian and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eddington's principle in the philosophy of science
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E. T Whittaker(
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12 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The modern approach to Descartes' problem; the relation of the mathematical and physical sciences to philosophy
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E. T Whittaker(
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11 editions published between 1948 and 1980 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published between 1948 and 1980 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The beginning and end of the world : delivered before the University of Durham at King's college, Newcastle upon Tyne, in February 1942
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E. T Whittaker(
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7 editions published between 1942 and 1943 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published between 1942 and 1943 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A.S. Eddington and the unity of knowledge : scientist, Quaker & philosopher : a selection of the Eddington Memorial Lectures
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1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington (18821944) was a key figure in the development of modern astrophysics, who also made important contributions to the philosophy of science and popular science writing. The Arthur Eddington Memorial Trust was set up after his death in order to hold annual lectures on the relationship between scientific thought and aspects of philosophy, religion or ethics. This 2013 collection gathers together six of these lectures, together with Eddington's 1929 Swarthmore Lecture on Science and the Unseen World"Back cover
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington (18821944) was a key figure in the development of modern astrophysics, who also made important contributions to the philosophy of science and popular science writing. The Arthur Eddington Memorial Trust was set up after his death in order to hold annual lectures on the relationship between scientific thought and aspects of philosophy, religion or ethics. This 2013 collection gathers together six of these lectures, together with Eddington's 1929 Swarthmore Lecture on Science and the Unseen World"Back cover
A history of the theories of aether and electricity
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E. T Whittaker(
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24 editions published between 1951 and 1989 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
24 editions published between 1951 and 1989 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le commencement et la fin du monde, suivi de Hasard, libre arbitre et nécessité dans la conception scientifique de l'univers
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E. T Whittaker(
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12 editions published between 1942 and 1953 in French and English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published between 1942 and 1953 in French and English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Von Euklid zu Eddington : zur Entwicklung unseres modernen physikalischen Weltbildes
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E. T Whittaker(
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5 editions published in 1952 in German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1952 in German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the theories of aether and electricity
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E. T Whittaker(
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19 editions published between 1951 and 1973 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1951 and 1973 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schools and streams of economic thought
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Edmund Whittaker(
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17 editions published between 1960 and 1971 in English and German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17 editions published between 1960 and 1971 in English and German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Anfang und das Ende der Welt : die Dogmen und die Naturgesetze
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E. T Whittaker(
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2 editions published in 1955 in German and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1955 in German and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Uitteker, È. T.
Uitteker, E. T. 18731956
Uitteker, Edmund Tejlor.
Whittaker, E. T.
Whittaker, E.T. 18731956
Whittaker, E. T. (Edmund Taylor), 18731956
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