Mathematics and the Physical World
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ISBN10: 0486241041 ISBN13: 9780486241043 Publisher: Dover Pubns Published: Mar 1 1981 Weight: 1.15lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.75" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
Stimulating account of development of mathematics from arithmetic, algebra, geometry and trigonometry, to calculus, differential equations and non-Euclidean geometries. Also describes how math is used in optics, astronomy, other phenomena.