Lacroix and the Calculus

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ISBN: 978-3-7643-8637-5 (Print) 978-3-7643-8638-2 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-5

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 7-20

    A short biography of Silvestre-François Lacroix

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    Chapter

    Pages 21-51

    An overview of Lacroix’s Traité

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    Chapter

    Pages 53-88

    The principles of the calculus

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    Chapter

    Pages 89-139

    Analytic and differential geometry

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    Chapter

    Pages 141-177

    Approximate integration and conceptions of the integral

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    Chapter

    Pages 179-256

    Types of solutions of differential equations

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    Chapter

    Pages 257-282

    Aspects of differences and series

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    Chapter

    Pages 283-319

    The Traité élémentaire

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    Chapter

    Pages 321-341

    The second edition of Lacroix’s Traité

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    Chapter

    Pages 343-352

    Final remarks

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 353-468