Eves H. An Introduction to the History of Mathematics. 1969.
Eves H. An Introduction to the History of Mathematics. - Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1969. - 480 p.
This classic best-seller by a well-known author introduces mathematics history to math and math education majors. Suggested essay topics and problem studies challenge students. CULTURAL CONNECTIONS sections explain the time and culture in which mathematics developed and evolved. Portraits of mathematicians and material on women in mathematics are of special interest.