Howard Eves, "Foundations and Fundamental Concepts of Mathematics"
ISBN: 048669609X | 1997 | EPUB | 368 pages | 5 MB
Third edition of popular undergraduate-level text offers overview of historical roots and evolution of several areas of mathematics. Topics include mathematics before Euclid, Euclid's Elements, non-Euclidean geometry, algebraic structure, formal axiomatics, sets, and more. Emphasis on axiomatic procedures. Problems. Solution Suggestions for Selected Problems. Bibliography.