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Title Mobius and his band : mathematics and astronomy in nineteenth-century Germany / edited by John Fauvel, Raymond Flood, and Robin Wilson.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  510.943 M713    ---  Available
Description 172 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [162]-163) and index.
Contents A Saxon mathematician / John Fauvel -- The German mathematical community / Gert Schubring -- The astronomical revolution / Allan Chapman -- Mobius's geometrical mechanics / Jeremy Gray -- The development of topology / Norman Biggs -- Mobius's modern legacy / Ian Stewart.
Subject Mobius, August Ferdinand, 1790-1868.
Mathematics -- Germany -- History -- 19th century.
Astronomy -- Germany -- History -- 19th century.
Mathematicians -- Germany -- Biography
Astronomers -- Germany -- Biography.
Added Author Fauvel, John.
Flood, Raymond.
Wilson, Robin J.
ISBN 019853969X

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