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Calculus Gems: Brief Lives and Memorable Mathematics

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Calculus Gems, a collection of essays written about mathematicians and mathematics, is a spin-off of two appendices (""Biographical Notes"" and ""Variety of Additional Topics"") found in Simmons' 1985 calculus book. With many additions and some minor adjustments, the material will now be available in a separate softcover volume. The text is suitable as a supplement for a calculus course and/or a history of mathematics course, The overall aim is bound up in the question, ""What is mathematics for?"" and in Simmons' answer, " ...

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Calculus Gems: Brief Lives and Memorable Mathematics
2019, American Mathematical Society, Providence

ISBN-13: 9781470451288

Paperback

Calculus Gems: Brief Lives and Memorable Mathematics
2007, Mathematical Association of America, Washington

ISBN-13: 9780883855614

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Calculus Gems: Brief Lives and Memorable Mathematics
1992, McGraw-Hill Companies, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780070575660

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