
 Amazon.com: Number: Books: Midhat Gazale (Site not responding. Last check: 20071029) 
  In Number: From Ahmes To Cantor, Midhat Gazale takes the reader on an historical survey of the concept of numbers ranging from the antiquarian civilizations of Egypt, Mesopotamia, Maya, Greek, and Hindi, to the Arab invasion of Europe and the Renaissance era. 
  Number: From Ahmes To Cantor is a superbly written combination of history, mathematics, and a little computer science as it relates to the history, acquisitions, invention, and meaning of numbers. 
  Number: From Ahmes To Cantor is highly recommended reading for students of mathematics, and is an invaluable history completely accessible to the non specialist general reader with an interest in the history of mathematics. 
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