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God created the integers : the mathematical breakthroughs that changed history / edited with commentary, by Stephen Hawking
Bib ID 3704820
Format BookBook
Description Philadelphia, PA ; London : Running Press, c2005 
xiii, 1160 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780762419227
0762419229
Full contents
  • Euclid (c325 BC-265 BC)
  • Archimedes (287 BC-212 BC)
  • Diophantus (third century AD)
  • René Descartes (1596-1650)
  • Isaac Newton (1642-1727)
  • Pierre Simon de Laplace (1749-1827)
  • Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier (1768-1830)
  • Carl Friedrich Gauss (1777-1855)
  • Augustin-Louis Cauchy (1789-1857)
  • George Boole (1815-1864)
 
Source of Acquisition Buesst bequest. 
Subjects Mathematics.  |  Mathematics -- History.  |  Mathematicians -- Biography.
Other authors/contributors Hawking, S. W. (Stephen W.)
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