Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

History of Mathematics : Brief Version - 04 edition

History of Mathematics : Brief Version (ISBN10: 0321161939; ISBN13: 9780321161932)
ISBN13: 978-0321161932
ISBN10: 0321161939

Summary: One of the leading historians in the mathematics field, Victor Katz provides a world view of mathematics, balancing ancient, early modern, and modern history.

Features

  • Written by one of the most well-known math historians. The First Edition won the Watson Davis prize of the History of Science Society in 1995 for book on history accessible to beginners.
  • Chronology of major mathema ...show moreticians at chapter ends gives a quick overview of important events and people.
  • Problems are taken from original sources enabling readers to understand how mathematicians in various times and places solved math problems.
  • Discussion questions promote group work and can be used by future teachers to design lessons for elementary/secondary level math classes.
  • An annotated bibliography at each chapter end provides easy reference to sources for more information.
  • Includes a phonetic pronunciation guide in an appendix.
  • Up to date-uses results of very recent scholarship in the subject.
  • Exercises are balanced in level of difficulty.
  • Offers a more global perspective. Integrates more non-Western coverage including contributions from Chinese, Indian, and Islamic mathematics/mathematicians.
  • Significant amount of material on astronomy as it relates to the history of mathematics. Covers the history of some significant 20th century developments in mathematics.
  • Appendix on using the textbook in teaching mathematics.
...show less

Edition/Copyright: 04
Cover: Hardback
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Longman, Inc.
Published: 10/22/2003
International: No

View Table of Contents



List Price: $103.00
Used $52.53
Used
Save $50.47 (49%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 1 days, 22 hours and 27 minutes and it ships by Noon CT Monday!
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $27.99
Due back 12/19/2014
Marketplace sellers starting at $31.85

35 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for History of Mathematics : Brief Version
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (35)  |  New (9)  |  Like New (2)  |  Very Good (2)  |  Good (12)  |  Acceptable (10)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$52.53
FREE! s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for FREE! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$95.59
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$31.85
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Bookbyte-OR
Salem, OR
Seller Rating: 4.57
All text is legible, may contain markings, cover wear, loose/torn pages or staining and much writing. SKU:9780321161932-5-0
$31.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
HPB-Niles
Niles, IL
Seller Rating: 0
2003 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cd-rom or access ...show more codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$32.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Campus_Bookstore
Fayetteville, AR
Seller Rating: 4.16
Used - Good Hardcover. 1st Edition May contain highlighting/underlining/notes/etc. May have used stickers on cover. Ships same or next day. Expedited shipping takes 2-3 business days; standard shippin ...show moreg takes 4-14 business days. ...show less
$32.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
txtbroker
Murfreesboro, TN
Seller Rating: 4.48
1st Edition. Used - Good. Used books do not include online codes or other supplements unless noted. Choose EXPEDITED shipping for faster delivery! n
$37.93
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
HPB-Wisconsin
Wauwatosa, WI
Seller Rating: 0
2004 Hardcover Fair Back hinge cracked, Item is intact, but may show shelf wear. Pages may include notes and highlighting. May or may not include supplemental or companion material. Access codes m ...show moreay or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. ...show less
$39.64
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
TextbookRush
Grandview Heights, OH
Seller Rating: 4.63
All orders ship SAME or NEXT business day. Expedited shipments will be received in 1-5 business days within the United States. We proudly ship to APO/FPO addresses. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!
$52.53
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Textbookcenter.com
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.63
Ships same day or next business day via UPS (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes)! Used sticker and some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket.
$58.79
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
firstclassbooks.com
Little Rock, AR
Seller Rating: 4.04
Used books cannot guarantee unused access codes or working CD's! Ships fast. Expedited shipping 2-4 business days; Standard shipping 7-14 business days. Ships from USA!
$63.03
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
GreatBookPrices
Westminster, MD
Seller Rating: 4.19
Used, Acceptable Condition, may show signs of wear and previous use. Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
Page:   1     2     3     4     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close