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The story of mathematics : from creating the pyramids to exploring infinity, Anne Rooney

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The story of mathematics : from creating the pyramids to exploring infinity
Title
The story of mathematics
Title remainder
from creating the pyramids to exploring infinity
Statement of responsibility
Anne Rooney
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Long ago, the earliest human civilisations discovered the strange and fascinating quality of particular numbers and wove them into their superstitions and religions. Numbers have entranced people ever since. This book tells the story of mankind through mathematics, from cave dwelling to modern life
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Rooney, Anne
Dewey number
  • 510.9
  • 510.9
  • 510.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Mathematics
  • Popular Science and Mathematics
Label
The story of mathematics : from creating the pyramids to exploring infinity, Anne Rooney
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Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2008
  • Includes index
Control code
9781841939407
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9781841939407
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (some col.)
Label
The story of mathematics : from creating the pyramids to exploring infinity, Anne Rooney
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2008
  • Includes index
Control code
9781841939407
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9781841939407
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (some col.)

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