Tokens from the Gods

  • William McGowen Priestley
Part of the Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics book series (UTM)


A calculus is a pebble, or small stone.* Playing with pebbles, or “calculating”, is a primitive form of arithmetic. The calculus, or calculus, refers to some mathematics that was developed principally in the seventeenth century.


Common Sense Lower Point Seventeenth Century Word Function Grazing Area 
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© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • William McGowen Priestley
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsThe University of the SouthSewaneeUSA

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