The words of mathematics : an etymological dictionary of mathematical terms used in English / Steven Schwartzman.

  • Washington, D.C. : Mathematical Association of America c1994
Physical description
1 online resource (xiv, 287 p.)
  • 0883855119
  • 9780883855119
  • 9781614445012 (e-book)
Local notes
  • Available to members of the University of Reading only.
  • "A reference book describing the origins of over 1500 mathematical terms used in English, including a glossary that explains the historical and linguistic terms used in the book."
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-261).
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2013. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Other names
  • Bibliography
  • Dictionary
  • Electronic books
  • Illustrated
  • English

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