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Bell, Eric Temple 1883-1960

Overview
Works: 148 works in 770 publications in 12 languages and 13,551 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Science fiction  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Thesis advisor
Classifications: QA28, 510.9
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Men of mathematics by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

192 editions published between 1196 and 2010 in 12 languages and held by 4,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of biographies describing the lives and achievements of 29 mathematicians. Includes Zeno, Descartes, Fermat, Pascal, Newton, and Leibniz
The development of mathematics by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

68 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""This important book . . . presents a broad account of the part played by mathematics in the evolution of civilization, describing clearly the main principles, methods, and theories of mathematics that have survived from about 4000 BC to 1940.""-- BooklistIn this time-honored study, one of the 20th century's foremost scholars and interpreters of the history and meaning of mathematics masterfully outlines the development of its leading ideas, and clearly explains the mathematics involved in each. According to the author, a professor of mathematics at the California Institute of Technology from
Mathematics, queen and servant of science by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

80 editions published between 1951 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An integration and amplification of two earlier volumes by the same author: The queen of the sciences, 1931 and The handmaiden of the sciences, 1937, this book presents a history of pure and applied mathematics
The magic of numbers by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

50 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From one of the foremost interpreters for lay readers of the history and meaning of mathematics: a stimulating account of the origins of mathematical thought and the development of numerical theory. It probes the work of Pythagoras, Galileo, Berkeley, Einstein, and others, exploring how "number magic" has influenced religion, philosophy, science, and mathematics
The last problem by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

31 editions published between 1961 and 1997 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a rich and varied, wide-ranging book, written with force and vigor by someone with a distinctive style and point of view. It will provide hours of enjoyable reading for anyone interested in mathematics. -- from back cover
The search for truth by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

23 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The queen of the sciences by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

15 editions published between 1931 and 1938 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The handmaiden of the sciences by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

11 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Numerology by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

12 editions published between 1933 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Algebraic arithmetic by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

30 editions published between 1927 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time stream. The greatest adventure. The purple sapphire. Three science-fiction novels by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man and his lifebelts by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

6 editions published between 1938 and 1940 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before the dawn by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

7 editions published between 1934 and 1975 in English and French and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An arithmetical theory of certain numerical functions by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

11 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathemetics, queen and servant of science by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crystal horde by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

3 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Debunking science by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five studies in mathematics by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

5 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeds of life by John Taine( Book )

9 editions published between 1931 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

G.O.G. 666 by Eric Temple Bell( Book )

4 editions published between 1954 and 1963 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The development of mathematics
Alternative Names

controlled identityTaine, John, 1883-1960

Bel, Erik Templ

Bell, È. T.

Bell, E. T. 1883-1960

Bell, E. T. (Eric Temple)

Bell, E. T. (Eric temple), 1883-1960-

Bell, Eric T.

Bell, Eric T. 1883-1960

Bell, Eric T. (Eric Temple)

Bell, Eric T. (Eric Temple), 1883-1960.

Bell, Eric Temple

Eric Temple Bell biografía, escritor y matemático escocés que se radicó desde joven en Estados Unidos

Eric Temple Bell Brits wiskundige (1883-1960)

Eric Temple Bell matematico e scrittore scozzese

Eric Temple Bell schottisch-US-amerikanischer Mathematiker

Eric Temple Bell skót matematikus

Taine, John

Taine, John 1883-1960

Temple Bell, Eric

Temple Bell, Eric 1883-1960

Temple, Eric Bell 1883-1960

Белл, Э. Т 1883-1960

Белл, Э. Т. (Эрик Темпл), 1883-1960

Эрик Темпл Белл американский математик

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אריק טמפל בל

اریک تمپل بل

إيريك تومبل بيل

এরিক টেম্পল বেল Scottish American mathematician, fiction writer

벨, E. T. 1883-1960

벨, 에릭 템플 1883-1960

エリック・テンプル・ベル

ベル, E. T

ベル, E. T. (Eric Temple)

埃里克·坦普尔·贝尔

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