By Heiko Wesemüller-Kock

Die Hochkulturen Mesopotamiens und Ägyptens sind die Wiege der Mathematik. Der foreign angesehene Mathematikhistoriker verfolgt die Geschichte mathematischen Denkens vom four. Jahrtausend v. Chr. bis zum 20. Jahrhundert. Er schildert die mathematischen Ideen, Methoden und Ergebnisse ebenso wie die Kulturen, in denen sie sich in Wechselwirkung zur Gesellschaft entwickelten. Band 1 umfasst die Zeit von den Ursprüngen bis zum 17. Jahrhundert. Spannende Lektüre für Mathematiker und alle, die sich für Mathematik als Kulturtechnik interessieren.

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