Storia della matematica has 1 rating and 0 reviews. Nel mondo contemporaneo, dominato dalla tecnologia e dal progresso scientifico, diventa. Carl Benjamin Boyer. Mondadori Architetture della complessità: la geometria frattale tra arte, architettura Nicoletta QR code for Storia della matematica. Carl Benjamin Boyer (New York, 3 novembre – 26 aprile ) è stato un matematico e saggista statunitense. Indice. 1 Biografia; 2 Opere principali; 3 Bibliografia; 4 Altri progetti; 5 Collegamenti esterni. Biografia[modifica | modifica wikitesto]. È noto principalmente come storico della matematica. Carl B. Boyer: Storia della matematica, Mondadori, .
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I think that counts as reading it. I registered a book at BookCrossing. My edition is the revised 2nd edition, revised by Uta C.
Only in mathematics is there no significant correction—only extension. Francesco marked it as to-read Sep 12, The Biography of a Dangerous Idea Seife are all superior in how it presents its material.
His theorems are, every one of them, valid to this day. The Giants are all covered, with Euler and Gauss each getting their own chapters. I know it is old, but I’ve read older math books that were far more interesting. There is no enthusiasm for the topic at hand. I have a couple of other ones on my shelf, and maybe I’ll tackle another one next year. There are way more words than equations!!
It isn’t the material, it is the way it is presented. Anyone looking for a good work on the history of mathematics could certainly consider Boyer’s seminal work, which is nowadays readily available in csrl and third editions.
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Dec 16, Emma added it. Just a moment while we sign you in matmatica your Goodreads account. Storia della matematica by Carl B. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I think that there must be other history of math mateamtica that are more interesting and engaging than this book. Chappell rated it liked it. Marta marked it as to-read Jul 06, Martina De Marchis is currently reading it Oct 08, Books by Carl B.
A History of Mathematics
Interesting but tough to just sit down and enjoy. Dec 29, Ginger Heskett marked it as to-read.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Cio’ che manca e’ il tempo e quindi la lettura pro. Want to Read saving…. There are little mxtematica no proofs and A rather dull book. Trivia About Storia della mate It contains the history of mathematical discoveries as they are known to scholars.
Storia della matematica
Nov 08, Susan O rated it liked it Shelves: The first few are general questions which ask the reader to organize the information in the chapter into the historical framework; then there are questions requiring proofs or mathematical operations to get answers; and finally more advanced exercises. Bell’s book, Men of Mathematics. dtoria
But it isn’t a book whose aim is to teach math, and any problems encountered can be simply passed over; or, nowadays, one can Google the term of confusion and find lots of additional info to help one get past a road block. Nothing flows, it feels like list of facts in paragraph form. No trivia or quizzes yet.
A History of Mathematics by Carl B. Boyer
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There’s a web site which appears to provide a browsable representation of the book, perhaps not very convenient to use, but which can certainly show an interested party the detailed table of contents, and looks searchable. This book reminds me of E.