By David Eugene Smith
A ancient account of arithmetic in the US from the 16th throughout the 19th centuries, with concentrations on schooling, examine, and sensible use. moderate shelf put on. earlier owner's identify on entrance pastedown. x, 210 pages. cloth.. small 8vo..
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A history of mathematics in America before 1900 by David Eugene Smith