# The world of mathematics

Material type: TextPublication details: New York: Dover, 2000Description: Vol. 2.; vii, 726-1414 ppISBN: 9780486411507; 0486411508 DDC classification: 510 Summary: Vol. 2 of a monumental 4-volume set covers mathematics and the physical world, mathematics and social science, and the laws of chance, with non-technical essays by and about scores of eminent mathematicians, economists, scientists, and others. Individual articles on "Mathematics of Motion," by Galileo Galilei; "Mathematics of Heredity," by Gregor Mendel; "Mathematics of Population and Food," by Thomas Robert Malthus, and many more. Informative commentary by noted mathematics scholar James R. Newman precedes each essay. Numerous figures.Item type | Current library | Collection | Call number | Status | Date due | Barcode | Item holds |
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Reference Books | Main Library Reference | Reference | 510 WOR (Browse shelf(Opens below)) | Available | 009807 |

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