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- Wiley 2017; US$ 125.00 US$ 108.33
Praise for the First Edition “ …beautiful and well worth the reading … with many exercises and a good bibliography, this book will fascinate both students and teachers.” Mathematics Teacher Fibonacci and Lucas Numbers with Applications, Volume I, Second Edition provides a user-friendly and historical approach... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 46.69
This revealing work examines an approach from ancient astronomy to what was then a particularly important question, namely that of understanding the relationship between the position in the ecliptic and the time it takes for a fixed-length of the ecliptic beginning at that point to rise above the eastern horizon. Schemes known as ?rising time schemes?... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 86.88
This book argues that we can only understand transformations of nature studies in the Scientific Revolution if we take seriously the interaction between practitioners (those who know by doing) and scholars (those who know by thinking). These are not in opposition, however. Theory and practice are end points on a continuum, with some participants... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 65.16
This is a collection of new investigations and discoveries on the theory of opposition (square, hexagon, octagon, polyhedra of opposition) by the best specialists from all over the world. The papers range from historical considerations to new mathematical developments of the theory of opposition including applications to theology, theory of... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 152.05
For the first time, all five of John Napier?s works have been brought together in English in a single volume, making them more accessible than ever before. His four mathematical works were originally published in Latin: two in his lifetime (1550?1617), one shortly after he died, and one over 200 years later. The authors have prepared three introductory... more...
- Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 29.95 US$ 27.25
A compelling firsthand account of Keith Devlin's ten-year quest to tell Fibonacci's story In 2000, Keith Devlin set out to research the life and legacy of the medieval mathematician Leonardo of Pisa, popularly known as Fibonacci, whose book Liber abbaci has quite literally affected the lives of everyone alive today. Although he is most famous... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 97.74
This book tells one of the greatest stories in the history of school mathematics. Two of the names in the title?Samuel Pepys and Isaac Newton?need no introduction, and this book draws attention to their special contributions to the history of school mathematics. According to Ellerton and Clements, during the last quarter of the seventeenth century... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2017; US$ 16.95
xn + yn = zn, where n represents 3, 4, 5, ...no solution "I have discovered a truly marvelous demonstration of this proposition which this margin is too narrow to contain." With these words, the seventeenth-century French mathematician Pierre de Fermat threw down the gauntlet to future generations.††What came to be known as Fermat's Last Theorem... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 64.00
A thorough guide to elliptic functions and modular forms that demonstrates the relevance and usefulness of historical sources. more...