Mathematics by Jan Gullberg; Peter HiltonCall Number: SCF/Bradenton & Venice 2nd Floor/Circulation -- QA36.G86 1997

ISBN: 9780393040029

This extraordinary work takes the reader on a long and fascinating journey--from the dual invention of numbers and language, through the major realms of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus, to the final destination of differential equations, with excursions into mathematical logic, set theory, topology, fractals, probability, and assorted other mathematical byways.