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Number: The Language of Science - Dantzig, Tobias, and Mazur, Joseph (Editor), and Mazur, Barry (Foreword by)

"Number" is an eloquent, accessible tour de force that reveals how the concept of number evolved from prehistoric times through the twentieth century. Tobias Dantzig shows that the development of math--from the invention of counting to the discovery of infinity--is a profoundly human story that progressed by "trying and erring, by groping and ...

Number: The Language of Science 2007, Plume Books

ISBN-13: 9780452288119

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Number: The Language of Science 2005, Dutton Books

ISBN-13: 9780131856271


Number. the Language of Science 1967, Free Press

ISBN-13: 9780029069905

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