Mathematics in western culture

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Oxford University Press, 1966 - Mathematics - 484 pages
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User Review  - Jack Coleman - Goodreads

I like authors who can make sense out of Math since I was never any good at it.Sorry can't remember much detail, I read it few years back. Read full review

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User Review  - Seth - Goodreads

This books shows beautifully how mathematics did not develop in isolation, but grew out of contact with other fields, with the interaction and influence going both ways. A great read from beginning to end. Read full review

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Introduction True and False Concept1ons
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The Rule of Thumb in Mathematics
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The Birth of the Mathematical Spirit
24
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