World of Mathematics, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0787636525
  • ISBN-13: 9780787636524
  • DDC: 510.3
  • Shipping Weight: 6.00 lbs ( 2.72 kgs)
  • Print | Hardcover
  • © 2001 | Published



World of Mathematics is a 2-vol. Guide to topics in mathematics. It includes theories, definitions, discoveries, concepts in the history of mathematical science. The volumes also include biographical entries on the most influential mathematicians from antiquity to the present. Its broad scope -- more than 1,000 narrative entries -- is organized alphabetically in a convenient encyclopededic format.


"The work is an excellent resource for upper-level high school students and undergraduate students with an interest in mathematics. It is recommended as a reference tool for public, college, and university libraries." -- ARBA (2002)