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The Unknown Quantity

by Henry Van Dyke

  • 364 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Wildside Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical - General,
  • Fiction / Historical,
  • Fiction - Historical

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9738309M
    ISBN 101434490084
    ISBN 109781434490087
    OCLC/WorldCa178042115

    The Unknown Quantity. A Book of Romance and Some Half-Told Tales. By. Henry van Dyke. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader. Title: The Unknown Quantity: A Book of Romance and Some Half-Told Tales Artist: Binding designed by Margaret Neilson Armstrong (American, New York – New York) Author: Henry Van Dyke (American, Germantown, Pennsylvania – Princeton, New Jersey) Illustrator: Charles Shepard Chapman (American, Morristown, New Jersey – Leonia, New Jersey).

    Unknown quantity definition: If you say that someone or something is an unknown quantity, you mean that not much is | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. About Unknown Quantity. Perfect for history buffs and armchair algebra experts, Unknown Quantity tells the story of the development of abstract mathematical thought. John Derbyshire discovers the story behind the formulae, roots, and radicals. As he did so masterfully in Prime Obsession, Derbyshire brings the evolution of mathematical thinking to dramatic life by focusing on the key historical.

    Read "The Unknown Quantity A Book of Romance and Some Half-Told Tales" by Henry Van Dyke available from Rakuten Kobo. There is a chain of little lakes – a necklace of lost jewels – lying in the forest that clothes the blue Laurentian Moun. The Unknown Quantity A Real and Imaginary History of Algebra (Book): Derbyshire, John: Prime Obsession taught us not to be afraid to put the math in a math book. Unknown Quantity heeds the lesson well. So grab your graphing calculators, slip out the slide rules, and buckle up John Derbyshire is introducing us to algebra through the ages -- and it promises to be just what his die-hard fans.


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Collection trent_university; internetarchivebooks Digitizing sponsor Kahle/Austin Foundation Contributor Internet Archive Language English. p.: 20 cm Addeddate Pages: Unknown Quantity was published in hardback in May by Joseph Henry Press of Washington D.C.

Various other editions and translations have subsequently been published. The book is a history of algebra, aimed at a general (i.e. not particularly mathematical) readership.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Broch, Hermann, Unknown quantity. Marlboro, Vt.: Marlboro Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type. The unknown quantity; a book of romance and some half-told tales Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

EMBED. EMBED (for hosted blogs and item tags) Want more. Advanced embedding details, examples, and help. No_Favorite. The Voynich manuscript is an illustrated codex hand-written in an unknown writing vellum on which it is written has been carbon-dated to the early 15th century (–), and it may have been composed in Italy during the Italian Renaissance.

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"Unknown Quantity" on the other hand gives us a more general history of its subject, which is algebra. Derbyshire takes us from its beginnings in ancient Babylon and describes in detail how to decipher a sample problem found on cuneiform tablet/5(61).

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