Berlinski David Books
Books di Berlinski David pubblicati nella collana Vintage Books Paperback
A Tour of the Calculus
edizioni Vintage Books collana Vintage Books (Paperback) , 1997
Were it not for the calculus, mathematicians would have no way to describe the acceleration of a motorcycle or the effect of gravity on thrown balls and distant planets, or to prove that a man could cross a room and eventually touch the opposite wall. Just how calculus makes these things possible and in doing so finds...
One, Two, Three
edizioni Vintage Books collana Vintage Books (Paperback)
The acclaimed author of A Tour of the Calculus and The Infinite Ascent offers an enlightening and enthralling tour of the basics of mathematics, and reveals a world of fascination in fundamental mathematical ideas. One, Two, Three is David Berlinski's captivating exploration of the foundation of mathematics, its fundamental...