The Arithmetic of Al-Uql+dis+: The Story of Hindu-Arabic Arithmetic as Told in Kitb Al-Fuṣkl F+ Al-Ḥisb Al-Hind+

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The purpose of presenting this book to the scholarly world is twofold. In the first place, I wish to provide for the English reader a translation of the earliest extant Arabic work of Hindi arithmetic. It shows this system at its earliest stages and the first steps in its development, a subject not yet well known except for readers of some Arabic publications by the present writer. This book is therefore of particular importance for students of the history of mathematical techniques. The medieval author, AI-UqHdisI, was, it ...

The Arithmetic of Al-Uql+dis+: The Story of Hindu-Arabic Arithmetic as Told in Kitb Al-Fuṣkl F+ Al-Ḥisb Al-Hind+ 2011, Springer

ISBN-13: 9789400997745

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The Arithmetic of Al-Uql+dis+: The Story of Hindu-Arabic Arithmetic as Told in Kitb Al-Fuṣkl F+ Al-Ḥisb Al-Hind+ 1978, Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands

ISBN-13: 9789027707529

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