Yearning for the impossible: the surprising truth of mathematics
Surprising truth of mathematics
Stillwell, John
creator
text
New York
CRC Press
2018
2nd
monographic
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xv, 311p. With index
"This book explores the history of mathematics from the perspective of the creative tension between common sense and the "impossible" as the author follows the discovery or invention of new concepts that have marked mathematical progress."--
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Mathematics
Mathematics
History
510 S8Y3
9781138586109
190401