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Sourcebook in the Mathematics of Medieval Europe and North Africa


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*Frontmatter, pg. i*Contents, pg. v*Preface, pg. xi*Permissions, pg. xiii*General Introduction, pg. 1*Chapter 1. The Latin Mathematics of Medieval Europe, pg. 4*Chapter 2. Mathematics in Hebrew in Medieval Europe, pg. 224*Chapter 3. Mathematics in the Islamic World in Medieval Spain and North Africa, pg. 381*Appendices, pg. 549*Editors and Contributors, pg. 567*Index, pg. 571

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Victor J. Katz is professor of mathematics emeritus at the University of the District of Columbia. Menso Folkerts is professor emeritus of the history of science at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich. Barnabas Hughes is professor emeritus of secondary education at California State University, Northridge. Roi Wagner is a research fellow at the Minerva Humanities Center at Tel Aviv University. J. Lennart Berggren is professor emeritus of the history of mathematics at Simon Fraser University in Canada.


"An equal to its companion volume, The Mathematics of Egypt, Mesopotamia, China, India, and Islam: A Sourcebook this scholarly effort fills a noticeable void... Any individual who enjoys mathematics will learn a great amount about mathematical history in a context that is often not discussed or covered."--Choice "[A] very deep and detailed dive into the mathematics of the medieval era."--Charles Ashbacher, MAA Reviews

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