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By John L. Casti

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By David B. Johnson

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By Eric Tyson

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This vintage best-seller via a well known writer introduces arithmetic heritage to math and math schooling majors. advised essay issues and challenge stories problem scholars. CULTURAL CONNECTIONS sections clarify the time and tradition during which arithmetic built and developed. graphics of mathematicians and fabric on ladies in arithmetic are of exact curiosity.

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