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Author Deakin, Michael A. B., 1939-

Title The name of the number / Michael A.B. Deakin
Published Camberwell, Victoria : Acer Press, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (112 pages)
Series The emergence of number ; 2
Emergence of number ; 2
Summary The Name of the Number is the second book in The Emergence of Number series. It looks at the history and anthropology of the ways in which numbers have been expressed throughout the ages and across different cultures dealing with the different languages of the world, the different ways that number representation has been structured, the history and prehistory of number concepts, the ways in which numerical representation (in word and symbol) and their evolution over time
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
In Humanities & Social Sciences Collection. Melbourne, Vic: RMIT Publishing
Subject Numeration -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781429483148 (electronic bk.)
1429483148 (electronic bk.)