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Making up Numbers: A History of Invention in Mathematics

Making up Numbers: A History of Invention in Mathematics

 
Making up Numbers: A History of Invention in Mathematics offers a detailed but accessible account of a wide range of mathematical ideas. Starting with elementary concepts, it leads the reader towards aspects of current mathematical research.
 
The book explains how conceptual hurdles in the development of numbers and number systems were overcome in the course...
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