Cajori, Florian 18591930
Overview
Works:  279 works in 1,204 publications in 5 languages and 13,011 library holdings 

Genres:  History Biography Bibliography 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Translator, Collector, Other, Contributor 
Classifications:  QA803, 531 
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Most widely held works about
Florian Cajori
 Florian Cajori, 18591930 by Raymond Clare Archibald( Book )
 Cajori, Florian by Thomas William Herringshaw( )
 Florian Cajori papers by Florian Cajori( )
 Newton's use of "force," or, Cajori versus Newton: a note on translations of the Principia by I. Bernard Cohen( Book )
 Florian Cajori papers by Florian Cajori( )
 Dollar sign origin collection( )
 Cajori, Florian( )
 J. Juan Reid historical slide collection Colorado College, 18741974 by J. Juan Reid( Visual )
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Most widely held works by
Florian Cajori
Mathematical principles of natural philosophy ; and, Optics by
Isaac Newton(
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42 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and held by 2,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematical... philosophy/ translated by Andrew Motte, revised by Florian Cajori  Optics by Isaac newton  Treatise on light by Christiaan Huygens/ translated by Silvanus P. Thompson
42 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and held by 2,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematical... philosophy/ translated by Andrew Motte, revised by Florian Cajori  Optics by Isaac newton  Treatise on light by Christiaan Huygens/ translated by Silvanus P. Thompson
A history of mathematics by
Florian Cajori(
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163 editions published between 1893 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How the mathematicians have developed a progressive science through the epochs of human history
163 editions published between 1893 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How the mathematicians have developed a progressive science through the epochs of human history
Sir Isaac Newton's Mathematical principles of natural philosophy and his System of the world : translated into English by
Andrew Motte in 1729 by
Isaac Newton(
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99 editions published between 1932 and 2003 in English and held by 1,856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
99 editions published between 1932 and 2003 in English and held by 1,856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of physics in its elementary branches (through 1925): including the evolution of physical laboratories by
Florian Cajori(
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60 editions published between 1899 and 1968 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
60 editions published between 1899 and 1968 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of mathematical notations by
Florian Cajori(
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37 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This classic study notes the first appearance of a mathematical symbol and its origin, the competition it encountered, its spread among writers in different countries, its rise to popularity, its eventual decline or ultimate survival. The author's coverage of obsolete notations  and what we can learn from them  is as comprehensive as those which have survived and still enjoy favor. Originally published in 1929 in a twovolume edition, this monumental work is presented here in one volume
37 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This classic study notes the first appearance of a mathematical symbol and its origin, the competition it encountered, its spread among writers in different countries, its rise to popularity, its eventual decline or ultimate survival. The author's coverage of obsolete notations  and what we can learn from them  is as comprehensive as those which have survived and still enjoy favor. Originally published in 1929 in a twovolume edition, this monumental work is presented here in one volume
A history of elementary mathematics : with hints on methods of teaching by
Florian Cajori(
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81 editions published between 1896 and 2013 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
81 editions published between 1896 and 2013 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of mathematical notations by
Florian Cajori(
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71 editions published between 1928 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This classic study notes the first appearance of a mathematical symbol and its origin, the competition it encountered, its spread among writers in different countries, its rise to popularity, and its eventual decline or ultimate survival. Originally pub
71 editions published between 1928 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This classic study notes the first appearance of a mathematical symbol and its origin, the competition it encountered, its spread among writers in different countries, its rise to popularity, and its eventual decline or ultimate survival. Originally pub
The teaching and history of mathematics in the United States by
Florian Cajori(
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32 editions published between 1890 and 2009 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
32 editions published between 1890 and 2009 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the conceptions of limits and fluxions in Great Britain : from Newton to Woodhouse by
Florian Cajori(
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29 editions published between 1919 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
29 editions published between 1919 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Oughtred, a great seventeenthcentury teacher of mathematics by
Florian Cajori(
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22 editions published between 1916 and 2015 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
22 editions published between 1916 and 2015 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to the modern theory of equations by
Florian Cajori(
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30 editions published between 1904 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
30 editions published between 1904 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to the theory of equations / Florian Cajori by
Florian Cajori(
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9 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematics in liberal education; a critical examination of the judgments of prominent men of the ages by
Florian Cajori(
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7 editions published in 1928 in English and Undetermined and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published in 1928 in English and Undetermined and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The early mathematical sciences in North and South America by
Florian Cajori(
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9 editions published between 1928 and 2011 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published between 1928 and 2011 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the history of Gunter's scale and the slide rule during the seventeenth century by
Florian Cajori(
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12 editions published between 1920 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published between 1920 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the logarithmic slide rule and allied instruments by
Florian Cajori(
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14 editions published between 1909 and 1969 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 editions published between 1909 and 1969 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the logarithmic slide rule and allied instruments, and On the history of Gunter's scale and the slide rule during
the seventeenth century by
Florian Cajori(
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5 editions published between 1909 and 1994 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published between 1909 and 1994 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The chequered career of Ferdinand Rudolph Hassler, first superintendent of the United States Coast survey; a chapter in the
history of science in America by
Florian Cajori(
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7 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A list of Oughtred's mathematical symbols, with historical notes by
Florian Cajori(
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5 editions published between 1920 and 1966 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published between 1920 and 1966 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The chequered career of Ferdinand Rudolph Hassler by
Florian Cajori(
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4 editions published between 1929 and 1980 in English and German and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published between 1929 and 1980 in English and German and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 Newton, Isaac 16421727 Author Contributor
 Motte, Andrew 1734 Translator
 Thompson, Silvanus P. (Silvanus Phillips) 18511916 Translator
 Crawford, R. T. (Russell Tracy) 1876 Editor
 Oughtred, William 15751660
 Macmillan & Co
 Macmillan Company
 United States Bureau of Education
 Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph) 17701843
 U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
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Alternative Names
Cajori, F.
Cajori, F. 18591930
Cajori, Florian
Cajöri, Florian 18591930
Cajori, Florian Florian
Florian Cajori American mathematician
Florian Cajori matemàtic estatunidenc
Florian Cajori matematician american
Florian Cajori matemático estadounidense
Florian Cajori matematico svizzero
Florian Cajori mathématicien américain
Florian Cajori schweizerischUSamerikanischer Mathematikhistoriker
Florian Cajori Zwitsers wiskundige
Kajori, Furorian.
Kajori, Furorian 18591930
Kèdžori, Florian.
Kedžori, Florian 18591930
Флориан Кэджори историк математики, США
فلوريان كاجوري رياضياتي أمريكي
فلوریان کایوری ریاضیدان سوئیسی
カジョリ, フロリアン
カヂヨリ
フロリアン・カジョリ
弗洛里安·卡喬里 American mathematician
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