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[Book review] Barry Mazur, Imagining Numbers: (Particularly the Square Root of Minus Fifteen)

[Book review] Barry Mazur, Imagining Numbers: (Particularly the Square Root of Minus Fifteen)

Mann, Tony (2003) [Book review] Barry Mazur, Imagining Numbers: (Particularly the Square Root of Minus Fifteen). BSHM Newsletter, 49. p. 46.

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Abstract

Tony Mann provides a review of the book:
Barry Mazur, Imagining Numbers: (Particularly the Square Root of Minus Fifteen), London: Allen Lane, 2003, ISBN: 0713996307

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: [1] Published in BSHM Newsletter 49, Autumn 2003, p. 46. [2] The BSHM Newsletter was the journal of the British Society for the History of Mathematics from 1971-2004. [3] From Summer 2004 to Autumn 2005 the BSHM Newsletter was titled the BSHM Bulletin and published by the British Society for the History of Mathematics. [4] Since 2006 the BSHM Bulletin: Journal of the British Society for the History of Mathematics has been published on behalf of the British Society for the History of Mathematics by Taylor and Francis.
Uncontrolled Keywords: mathematics, mathematical imagining, book review
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics
Pre-2014 Departments: School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences
School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences > Department of Mathematical Sciences
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Last Modified: 14 Oct 2016 09:01
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URI: http://gala.gre.ac.uk/id/eprint/702

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