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History of Mathematics, Vol. 1

David E. Smith
Publisher: 
Dover Publications
Publication Date: 
1958
Number of Pages: 
618
Format: 
Paperback
Price: 
18.95
ISBN: 
0486204294
Category: 
General
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BIBLIOGRAPHY
  "PRONUNCIATION, TRANSLITERATION, AND SPELLING OF PROPER NAMES"
  I. PREHISTORIC MATHEMATICS
    1. IN THE BEGINNING
    2. PRIMITIVE COUNTING
    3. GEOMETRIC ORNAMENT
    4. MYSTICISM
    TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION
  II. THE HISTORIC PERIOD DOWN TO 1000 B.C.
    1. GENERAL VIEW
    2. CHINA
    3. INDIA
    4. BABYLON
    5. EGYPT
    TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION
  III. THE PERIOD FROM 1000 B.C. TO 300 B.C.
    1. THE OCCIDENT IN GENERAL
    2. THE GREEKS
    3. ORIGINS OF GREEK MATHEMATICS
    4. FROM PYTHAGORAS TO PLATO
    5. INFLUENCE OF PLATO AND ARISTOTLE
    6. THE ORIENT
    TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION
  IV. THE PERIOD FROM 300 B.C. TO 500 A.D.
    1. THE SCHOOL OF ALEXANDRIA
    2. EUCLID
    3. ERATOSTHENES AND ARCHIMEDES
    4. APOLLONIUS AND HIS SUCCESSORS
    5. PERIOD OF MENELAUS
    6. PTOLEMY AND HIS SUCCESSORS
    7. DIOPHANTUS AND HIS SUCCESSORS
    8. THE ORIENT
    TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION
  V. THE PERIOD FROM 500 TO 1000
    1. CHINA
    2. JAPAN
    3. INDIA
    4. PERSIA AND ARABIA
    5. THE CHRISTIAN WEST
    6. THE CHRISTIAN EAST
    7. SPAIN
    TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION
  VI. THE OCCIDENT FROM 1000 TO 1500
    1. CHRISTIAN EUROPE FROM 1000 TO 1200
    2. ORIENTAL CIVILIZATION IN THE WEST
    3. CHRISTIAN EUROPE FROM 1200 TO 1300
    4. CHRISTIAN EUROPE FROM 1300 TO 1400
    5. CHRISTIAN EUROPE FROM 1400 TO 1500
    TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION
  VII. THE ORIENT FROM 1000 TO 1500
    1. CHINA
    2. JAPAN
    3. INDIA
    4. PERSIA AND ARABIA
    TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION
  VIII. THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY
    1. GENERAL CONDITIONS
    2. ITALY
    3. FRANCE
    4. ENGLAND
    5. GERMANY
    6. THE NETHERLANDS
    7. SPAIN
    8. OTHER EUROPEAN COUNTRIES
    9. THE ORIENT
    10. THE NEW WORLD
    TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION
  IX. THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY
    1. GENERAL CONDITIONS
    2. ITALY
    3. FRANCE
    4. GREAT BRITAIN
    5. GERMANY
    6. THE NETHERLANDS
    7. OTHER EUROPEAN COUNTRIES
    8. THE ORIENT
    TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION
  X. THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY AND AFTER
    1. GENERAL CONDITIONS
    2. GREAT BRITAIN
    3. FRANCE
    4. GERMANY
    5. ITALY
    6. SWITZERLAND
    7. OTHER EUROPEAN COUNTRIES
    8. UNITED STATES
    9. THE ORIENT
    10. THE HISTORIANS OF MATHEMATICS
    TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION
  CHRONOLOGICAL TABLE
  INDEX

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