Numbers: The Universal Language, Paperback Book

Numbers: The Universal Language Paperback



This volume describes, in words and with artworks, the basic principles of numbers - arithmetic, whole numbers, natural numbers and the concepts of zero and infinity.

It examines: how old numbers are and how they were developed; who invented algebra, geometry and calculus; how these ideas affect our daily lives; and the ways in which numbers have been used in art, music and other disciplines.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 176 pages, illustrations
  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
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  • Category: History of ideas
  • ISBN: 9780500300800



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