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

Series
Published
  • Washington, DC : Mathematical Association of America c1994
Physical description
vii, 261 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
ISBN
  • 0883855119
Local notes
  • Self-Renewing (2018) (UoY)
Notes
  • "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).
  • Describes the origins of over 1500 mathematical terms used in English, including a glossary that explains the historical and linguistic terms used in the book.
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Dictionary
  • Illustrated
Language
  • English

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

Published
  • Washington, D.C. : Mathematical Association of America c1994
Physical description
vii, 261 p. : ill.
ISBN
  • 0883855119
  • 9780883855119
  • 9781614445012 (Proquest Ebook Central)
Notes
  • "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).
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Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Dictionary
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

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