This work provides access to approximately 5,000 reviews of English-language mathematical books published in North America. Included are works on mathematics, science, philosophy, and education appearing in the periodical literature from 1800 to 1940. It covers materials not reviewed in Book Review Index and Book Review Digest. It predates Mathematical Reviews, which first appeared in 1940. Books on all aspects of mathematics are included. There are subject, reviewer, and title indexes.
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-American Reference Books Annual
Series: GARLAND REFERENCE LIBRARY OF SOCIAL SCIENCE
Number Of Pages: 448
Published: 1st January 1992
Publisher: GARLAND PUB
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.24
Weight (kg): 0.7
Edition Number: 1