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The Resource The age of genius : 1300 to 1800, Michael J. Bradley

The age of genius : 1300 to 1800, Michael J. Bradley

Label
The age of genius : 1300 to 1800
Title
The age of genius
Title remainder
1300 to 1800
Statement of responsibility
Michael J. Bradley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradley, Michael J.
Dewey number
  • 510.92/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
QA28
LC item number
.B728 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Pioneers in mathematics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematics, Medieval
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematics, Medieval
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The age of genius : 1300 to 1800, Michael J. Bradley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ghiyath al-Din Jamshid Mas'ud al-Kashi (ca. 1380-1429): accurate decimal approximations -- Fran?is Vi?e (1540-1603): father of modern algebra -- John Napier (1550-1617): coinventor of logarithms --Pierre de Fermat (1601-1665): father of modern number theory -- Blaise Pascal (1623-1662): coinventor of probability theory -- Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727): calculus, optics, and gravity -- Gottfried Leibniz (1646-1716): coinventor of calculus -- Leonhard Euler (1707-1783): leading mathematician of the 18th century -- Maria Agnesi (1718-1799): mathematical linguist -- Benjamin Banneker (1731-1806): early African-American scientist
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
162 pages
Isbn
9780816054244
Lccn
2005032354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, ports
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62282179
  • (Sirsi) o62282179
  • (OCoLC)62282179
Label
The age of genius : 1300 to 1800, Michael J. Bradley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ghiyath al-Din Jamshid Mas'ud al-Kashi (ca. 1380-1429): accurate decimal approximations -- Fran?is Vi?e (1540-1603): father of modern algebra -- John Napier (1550-1617): coinventor of logarithms --Pierre de Fermat (1601-1665): father of modern number theory -- Blaise Pascal (1623-1662): coinventor of probability theory -- Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727): calculus, optics, and gravity -- Gottfried Leibniz (1646-1716): coinventor of calculus -- Leonhard Euler (1707-1783): leading mathematician of the 18th century -- Maria Agnesi (1718-1799): mathematical linguist -- Benjamin Banneker (1731-1806): early African-American scientist
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
162 pages
Isbn
9780816054244
Lccn
2005032354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, ports
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62282179
  • (Sirsi) o62282179
  • (OCoLC)62282179

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