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Review: Mathematics in Western CultureUser Review - Matthew Hurley - Goodreads
Helpful, interesting, but not the most enjoyable presentation of the material. Kline wears his biases about intellectual history on his sleeve. Read full review
Review: Mathematics in Western CultureUser Review - Jack Coleman - Goodreads
I like authors who can make sense out of Math since I was never any good at it.Sorry can't remember much detail, I read it few years back. Read full review
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