Nothing That Is, The: A Natural History of Zero

By: Kaplan, Robert

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Softcover, reprint edition, 182gms, 238 pages. The invention of zero made arithmetic infinitely easier and it now forms part of the binary code which powers all our computers. The author traces 'zero' back to its origins and then explores the contributions of the Greeks, Mayans, Hindus and humanists. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Front cover shows soiling and discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 20,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!

Title: Nothing That Is, The: A Natural History of Zero

Author Name: Kaplan, Robert

Illustrator: Kaplan, Ellen

Categories: History, Mathematics,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Ringwood, VIC, Australia, Penguin Books: 2000

ISBN Number: 0140279431

ISBN Number 13: 9780140279436

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Fair to Good

Jacket Condition: Not Applicable

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: HIS45

Keywords: History, Mathematics, Zero, Nothing,