TURNBULL, HERBERT WESTREN.
Title The Great Mathematicians: Thales, Pythagoras, Archimedes, Kepler, Descartes, Pascal, Gauss, Isaac Newton, Hamilton.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition.
Publisher Barnes & Noble, New York: 1993.
1566191572 / 9781566191579
Seller ID 29364X1
A concise biographical history of mathematics from Thales and Pythagoras in the sixth century BC to the great mathematical innovators of our own century. Trunbull has succeeded in conveying to the reader the eternally fascinating interplay of numbers, problems, and ideas that make up the science of mathematics, as well as the lives of the great men who have dedicated themselves to the most exacting of man's sciences.
( Key Words: Mathematics, thales, Pythagoras, Archimedes, Kepler, Descartes, Blaise Pascal, Gauss, Isaac Newton, Hamilton, Herbert Westren Turnbull).