The Resource The man of numbers : Fibonacci's arithmetic revolution, Keith Devlin

The man of numbers : Fibonacci's arithmetic revolution, Keith Devlin

Label
The man of numbers : Fibonacci's arithmetic revolution
Title
The man of numbers
Title remainder
Fibonacci's arithmetic revolution
Statement of responsibility
Keith Devlin
Title variation
Fibonacci's arithmetic revolution
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The untold story of Leonardo of Pisa, the medieval mathematician who introduced Arabic numbers to the West and helped launch the modern era."--Page [2] of dust jacket
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
JAI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Devlin, Keith J
Dewey number
  • 512.7/2/092
  • B
  • 512.72092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QA29.F5
LC item number
D48 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
512.72092 D497m
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fibonacci, Leonardo
  • Mathematicians
  • Fibonacci numbers
  • Mathematics in nature
  • Italy
Label
The man of numbers : Fibonacci's arithmetic revolution, Keith Devlin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-172) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Your days are numbered -- A bridge of numbers -- A child of Pisa -- A mathematical journey -- Sources -- Liber abbaci -- Fame -- The Fibonacci aftermath -- Whose revolution? -- Fibonacci's legacy : in stone, parchment, and rabbits
Control code
ocn733058043
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
viii, 183 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780802778123
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780802778123
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)733058043
Label
The man of numbers : Fibonacci's arithmetic revolution, Keith Devlin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-172) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Your days are numbered -- A bridge of numbers -- A child of Pisa -- A mathematical journey -- Sources -- Liber abbaci -- Fame -- The Fibonacci aftermath -- Whose revolution? -- Fibonacci's legacy : in stone, parchment, and rabbits
Control code
ocn733058043
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
viii, 183 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780802778123
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780802778123
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)733058043

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