all ebooks in category: Mathematics History

Change Is the Only Constant: The Wisdom of Calculus in a Madcap World
English | October 16th, 2019 | ISBN: 0316509086 | 320 pages | EPUB | 27.29 MB

The next book from Ben Orlin, the popular math blogger and author of the underground bestseller Math With Bad Drawings. Change Is The Only Constant …

Pappus of Alexandria: Book 4 of the Collection: Edited With Translation and Commentary by Heike Sefrin-Weis
English | ISBN: 1849960046 | 2010 | 328 pages | EPUB, PDF | 1355 KB + 3 MB

Although not so well known today, Book 4 of Pappus’ Collection is one of the most important and influential mathematical texts from antiquity. The mathematical …

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«Is God a Mathematician?» by Mario Livio
English | ISBN: 9781416594437 | EPUB | 1.1 MB

Bestselling author and astrophysicist Mario Livio examines the lives and theories of history’s greatest mathematicians to ask how—if mathematics is an abstract construction of the …

The Hill-Brown Theory of the Moon’s Motion: Its Coming-to-be and Short-lived Ascendancy (1877-1984)
English | ISBN: 144195936X | 2010 | 323 pages | PDF | 3 MB

This book, in three parts, describes three phases in the development of the modern theory and calculation of the Moon`s motion. Part I explains the …

Geometry in History
English | PDF,EPUB | 2019 | 759 Pages | ISBN : 3030136086 | 45.10 MB

This is a collection of surveys on important mathematical ideas, their origin, their evolution and their impact in current research. The authors are mathematicians who …

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Maths on the Back of an Envelope: Clever Ways to (Roughly) Calculate Anything
English | October 17, 2019 | ISBN: 0008324581 | EPUB | 160 pages | 3 MB

Does that statistic make sense? How much will this round of drinks come to? And what are the chances of winning the lottery? Twice? Learn …

The History of Mathematics
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1680487779 | 346 Pages | PDF | 8.8 MB

This intriguing volume introduces readers to the origins of the mathematical principles they study every day. It covers a wide range of disciplines outlined in …

Classical Mathematics from Al-Khwarizmi to Descartes
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0415833884 | 758 pages | PDF | 6,6 MB

This book follows the development of classical mathematics and the relation between work done in the Arab and Islamic worlds and that undertaken by the …

«Stonehenge - Cracking the Megalithic Code» by David Kenworthy
English | ISBN: 9781903056882 | EPUB | 0.2 MB

Stonehenge is an enigma. Its secrets continue to elude modern archaeologists. However, only forty years ago the designs were almost uncovered. Scientists with impeccable credentials …

«Men of Mathematics» by E.T. Bell
English | ISBN: 9781476784250 | EPUB | 1.5 MB

From one of the greatest minds in contemporary mathematics, Professor E.T. Bell, comes a witty, accessible, and fascinating look at the beautiful craft and enthralling …