Uma História de Pi

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Uma História de Pi, originalmente A History of Pi e estilizado A History of π,[1] é um livro não-fictício escrito por Petr Beckmann em 1971.[2] [3]

Capítulos[editar | editar código-fonte]

  1. Dawn
  2. The Belt
  3. Euclid
  4. The Roman Pest
  5. Archimedes of Syracuse
  6. Dusk
  7. Night
  8. Awakening
  9. The Digit Hunters
  10. The Last Archimedeans
  11. Prelude to Breakthrough
  12. Newton
  13. Euler
  14. The Monte Carlo Method
  15. The Transcendence of π
  16. The Modern Circle Squarers
  17. The Computer Age

Referências

  1. The book was originally published as A History of π in 1971 by Golem Press. It was published as A History of Pi in 1976 by St. Martin's Press. It was published as A History of Pi by Marlboro Books in 1990 ("A History of PI by Petr Beckmann ", GoodReads). The title is given as A History of Pi by both Amazon and by WorldCat.
  2. Drum, Kevin,"A History of Pi, by Petr Beckman"
  3. Thoreau, Book Recommendation: A History of Pi

Ligações externas[editar | editar código-fonte]

  • Review by H. W. Gould, Math. of Computation, 28(1974), 325-327