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The Prince of Mathematics - 9781568814551

Un libro in lingua di Tent M. B. W. edito da A K Peters Ltd, 2008

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Now in Paperback! The author narrates the life of Carl Friedrich Gauss, the 18th century mathematician, from his prodigious childhood to his extraordinary achievements that earned him the title “Prince of Mathematics”. Along the way, the author introduces her young readers to a different culture, the era of small states in Germany where advancement on merits, such as Gauss', was supported by enlightened rulers, competing for intellectual excellence and economic advantage through scientific progress in their small states.Based on extensive research of original and secondary sources, the author has created a historical narrative that will inspire young readers and even curious adults with a story full of human touch and personal achievement.

Informazioni bibliografiche

  • Titolo del Libro in lingua: The Prince of Mathematics
  • Sottotitolo: Carl Friedrich Gauss
  • Lingua: English
  • AutoreTent M. B. W.
  • Editore: A K Peters Ltd
  • Collana: A K Peters Ltd (Paperback)
  • Data di Pubblicazione: 30 Ottobre '08
  • Genere: JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Pagine: 245
  • Peso gr: 271
  • Dimensioni mm: 196 x 133 x 19
  • ISBN-10: 1568814550
  • EAN-13: 9781568814551