Schaaf, William Leonard 1898
Overview
Works:  113 works in 434 publications in 3 languages and 5,814 library holdings 

Genres:  Bibliography History Juvenile works Outlines and syllabi Bibliography of bibliographies 
Roles:  Author, Editor 
Classifications:  QA39, 510 
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Most widely held works by
William Leonard Schaaf
Basic concepts of elementary mathematics by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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30 editions published between 1960 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
30 editions published between 1960 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The high school mathematics library by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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26 editions published between 1960 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
26 editions published between 1960 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bibliography of recreational mathematics by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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27 editions published between 1955 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
27 editions published between 1955 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematics, our great heritage : essays on the nature and cultural significance of mathematics by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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18 editions published in 1948 in 3 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
18 editions published in 1948 in 3 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our mathematical heritage; essays on the nature and cultural significance of mathematics by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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2 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carl Friedrich Gauss, prince of mathematicians by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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6 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematics and science : an adventure in postage stamps by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author tells the story of mathematics from ancient times to the present. The influence of mathematics on technology and thus on civilization is depicted by a thematic collection of postage stamps, the photographs of which are interspersed throughout the text. Checklists of stamps depicting mathematicians and scientists and applications of mathematics to science are included in the appendices. (Mn)
4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author tells the story of mathematics from ancient times to the present. The influence of mathematics on technology and thus on civilization is depicted by a thematic collection of postage stamps, the photographs of which are interspersed throughout the text. Checklists of stamps depicting mathematicians and scientists and applications of mathematics to science are included in the appendices. (Mn)
A course for teachers of junior high school mathematics by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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14 editions published between 1928 and 1975 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 editions published between 1928 and 1975 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essentials of business arithmetic by
Edward M Kanzer(
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30 editions published between 1936 and 1960 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
30 editions published between 1936 and 1960 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reference list of bibliographies: chemistry, chemical technology, and chemical engineering since 1900 by
Julian Arell Sohon(
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2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematics for everyday use by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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15 editions published between 1942 and 1963 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15 editions published between 1942 and 1963 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algebra; a modern approach by
Max Peters(
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11 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bibliography of mathematical education by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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3 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematics for junior high school teachers; a professional subject matter text by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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3 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The calculus, a college course guide by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematics and music by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematics for mechanics by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The golden measure by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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5 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The calculus primer by
William Leonard Schaaf(
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5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comprehensive but concise, this introduction to differential and integral calculus covers all the topics usually included in a first course. The straightforward development places less emphasis on mathematical rigor, and the informal manner of presentation sets students at ease. Many carefully workedout examples illuminate the text, in addition to numerous diagrams, problems, and answers. Bearing the needs of beginners constantly in mind, the treatment covers all the basic concepts of calculus: functions, derivatives, differentiation of algebraic and transcendental functions, partial differentiation, indeterminate forms, general and special methods of integration, the definite integral, partial integration, and other fundamentals. Ample exercises permit students to test their grasp of subjects before moving forward, making this volume appropriate not only for classroom use but also for review and home study
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comprehensive but concise, this introduction to differential and integral calculus covers all the topics usually included in a first course. The straightforward development places less emphasis on mathematical rigor, and the informal manner of presentation sets students at ease. Many carefully workedout examples illuminate the text, in addition to numerous diagrams, problems, and answers. Bearing the needs of beginners constantly in mind, the treatment covers all the basic concepts of calculus: functions, derivatives, differentiation of algebraic and transcendental functions, partial differentiation, indeterminate forms, general and special methods of integration, the definite integral, partial integration, and other fundamentals. Ample exercises permit students to test their grasp of subjects before moving forward, making this volume appropriate not only for classroom use but also for review and home study
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