Mathematics and Its History

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-6052-8 (Print) 978-1-4419-6053-5 (Online)
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Table of contents (25 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 1-16

    The Theorem of Pythagoras

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 17-36

    Greek Geometry

  4. Book Chapter

    Pages 37-51

    Greek Number Theory

  5. Book Chapter

    Pages 53-67

    Infinity in Greek Mathematics

  6. Book Chapter

    Pages 69-85

    Number Theory in Asia

  7. Book Chapter

    Pages 87-108

    Polynomial Equations

  8. Book Chapter

    Pages 109-125

    Analytic Geometry

  9. Book Chapter

    Pages 127-156

    Projective Geometry

  10. Book Chapter

    Pages 157-179

    Calculus

  11. Book Chapter

    Pages 181-202

    Infinite Series

  12. Book Chapter

    Pages 203-223

    The Number Theory Revival

  13. Book Chapter

    Pages 225-242

    Elliptic Functions

  14. Book Chapter

    Pages 243-274

    Mechanics

  15. Book Chapter

    Pages 275-294

    Complex Numbers in Algebra

  16. Book Chapter

    Pages 295-312

    Complex Numbers and Curves

  17. Book Chapter

    Pages 313-334

    Complex Numbers and Functions

  18. Book Chapter

    Pages 335-357

    Differential Geometry

  19. Book Chapter

    Pages 359-381

    Non-Euclidean Geometry

  20. Book Chapter

    Pages 383-413

    Group Theory

  21. Book Chapter

    Pages 415-437

    Hypercomplex Numbers

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