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Perkins, David
Calculus and its origins / David Perkins
[Washington, DC ?] : Mathematical Association of America, c2012
book jacket
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 4th Floor  QA303.3 .P47 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Calculus -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Calculus -- Problems, exercises, etc
Physical Description xiv, 165 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-160) and index
Summary " ... Is primarily a collection of results that show how calculus came to be, beginning in ancient Greece and climaxing with the discovery of calculus. The book requires only a basic knowledge of high school geometry and algebra. Exercises introduce further historical figures and their results." -- Cover, p.[4]
Series MAA spectrum

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