This item number the language of science setup a giveaway item eligible to be a giveaway customers who viewed this item also viewed page 1 of 1 start over page 1 of 1 this shopping feature will continue to load items in order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. Number the language of science a critical survey written for the cultured non mathematician is a popular mathematics book written by russian american mathematician tobias dantzigthe original us publication was by macmillan in 1930 a second edition third impression was published in 1947 in prague czechoslovakia by melantrich company it recounts the history of mathematical ideas and . Tobias dantzig february 19 1884 august 9 1956 was a mathematician of baltic german and russian american heritage the father of george dantzig and the author of number the language of science a critical survey written for the cultured non mathematician 1930 and aspects of science new york macmillan 1937. Number the language of science user review not available book verdict first published in 1930 dantzigs title presents the human side of math theorizing that the evolution of numbers is directly linked to advances in human culture economics etc read full review. Number is an eloquent accessible tour de force that reveals how the concept of number evolved from prehistoric times through the twentieth century tobias dantzig shows that the development of math from the invention of counting to the discovery of infinity is a profoundly human story that progressed by trying and erring by groping and stumbling
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