First published in 1976, this book has been widely acclaimed both for its significant contribution to the history of mathematics and for the way that it brings the subject alive. Building on a set of original writings from some of the founders of graph theory, the book traces the historical development of the subject through a linking commentary. The relevant underlying mathematics is also explained, providing an original introduction to the subject for students. From reviews: 'The book...serves as an excellent examplein ...

Graph Theory 1736-1936 1997, Oxford University Press

ISBN-13: 9780198539018


Graph Theory 1736-1936 1986, Clarendon Press, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198539162

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