By Petr Beckmann

ISBN-10: 1466887168

ISBN-13: 9781466887169

The background of pi, says the writer, notwithstanding a small a part of the historical past of arithmetic, is however a reflect of the heritage of guy. Petr Beckmann holds up this reflect, giving the historical past of the days whilst pi made growth -- and likewise whilst it didn't, simply because technology was once being stifled by means of militarism or spiritual fanaticism.

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