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  • Author:
    Georges Ifrah,E. F. Harding,Sophie Wood
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    The Harvill Press (July 1, 2000)
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    410 pages
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Georges Ifrah is the man. This book, quite simply, rules. –International Herald Tribune Now in paperback, here is Georges Ifrah’s landmark international bestseller–the first complete, universal study of the invention and evolution of numbers the world over

Georges Ifrah is the man. a mind-boggling and enriching experience. International Herald Tribune Now in paperback, here is Georges Ifrah’s landmark international bestseller–the first complete, universal study of the invention and evolution of numbers the world over. A riveting history of counting and calculating, from the time of the cave dwellers to the twentieth century, this fascinating volume brings numbers to thrilling life, explaining their development in human terms, the intriguing situations that made them necessary, and the brilliant achievements in human thought that they made possible.

Georges Ifrah ; [translated by David Bellos, E. F. Harding, Sophie Wood . Bulletin scientifique. The universal history of numbers. The arithmetic books and the school manuals which were my working tools did not even allude to the history of numbers

Georges Ifrah ;. p. c. The arithmetic books and the school manuals which were my working tools did not even allude to the history of numbers.

Georges Ifrah (1947, 2019) is a French author and historian of mathematics, especially numerals. He was formerly a teacher of mathematics.

Mathematician Georges Ifrah's masterpiece, The Universal History of Numbers, is a wonderfully comprehensive overview of numbers and counting spanning all the inhabited continents as far back in time as records will allow us to look

Mathematician Georges Ifrah's masterpiece, The Universal History of Numbers, is a wonderfully comprehensive overview of numbers and counting spanning all the inhabited continents as far back in time as records will allow us to look. Beyond the ancient Babylonians, Sumerians, and Indians, Ifrah takes us farther south into Africa to examine an early decimal counting system and into ancient Mexico to reconstruct what we can of the Mayan calendar and numerical system.

A Journal of the History of Science Society. Volume 92, Number 3 Se. 2001. Translating History of Science Books into Chinese: Why? Which Ones? How? Butian

A Journal of the History of Science Society. Translating History of Science Books into Chinese: Why? Which Ones? How? Butian. Ten Problems in History and Philosophy of Science. Introduction: The Humanities and the Sciences.

When Numbers and Figures'(Original German and English Translation by David Wood)

The Universal History of Numbers: From Prehistory to the Invention of the Computer by Georges Ifrah; David Bellos; E. Harding; Sophie Wood; Ian Mark. Ernest Zebrowski Jr. Isis: A Journal of the History of Science 92:584-585 (2001). Pierre Pica, Stanislas Dehaene, Elizabeth Spelke & Véronique Izard - 2008 - Science 320 (5880):1217-1220. Genetic Prehistory in Selective Breeding: A Prelude to Mendel. When Numbers and Figures'(Original German and English Translation by David Wood). Novalis - 2002 - Philosophical Forum 33 (3):324-325.

Georges Ifrah, David Bellos. The Universal History of Numbers III: The Computer and the Information Revolution by. Georges Ifrah, . Harding (Translator).

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By Georges Ifrah, David Bellos, E. Dubbed the "Indiana Jones of numbers," Georges Ifrah traveled all over the world for ten years to uncover the little-known details of this amazing story

By Georges Ifrah, David Bellos, E. The Universal History of Numbers: From Prehistory to the Invention of the Computer. By Georges Ifrah, David Bellos, E. Dubbed the "Indiana Jones of numbers," Georges Ifrah traveled all over the world for ten years to uncover the little-known details of this amazing story. From India to China, and from Egypt to Chile, Ifrah talked to mathematicians, historians, archaeologists, and philosophers.

The Universal History of Numbers III THE COMPUTER AND THE INFORMATION REVOLUTION. The Harvill Press. 2000. Paperback. 410 pages. Index. Translated from the French, and with Notes, by E. F. Harding.