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Synopsis:

This journey across the spectrum of human activities takes a creative look at the role mathematics has played since prehistoric times. From its many uses in medicine and its appearance in artwork to its patterns in nature and its central role in the development of computers, mathematics is presented in a fun-to-read, nonthreatening manner.

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ISBN:
9781884550218
Author:
Pappas, Theoni
Publisher:
Tetra Press
Location:
San Carlos, CA :
Subject:
History
Subject:
Mathematics
Subject:
Problems, exercises, etc.
Subject:
History -- Philosophy.
Subject:
Mathematics -- History.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
IMS-10
Publication Date:
20000131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
20 BandW photos, 80 BandW illustrations
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 12.5 lb

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This journey across the spectrum of human activities takes a creative look at the role mathematics has played since prehistoric times. From its many uses in medicine and its appearance in artwork to its patterns in nature and its central role in the development of computers, mathematics is presented in a fun-to-read, nonthreatening manner.
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