Biografii︠a︡ opasnoĭ ideiBook - 2014 | Russian
This informative and easy-to-read book is the story of the people who battled over the meaning of the mysterious number - the scholars and mystics, the scientists and clergymen - who tried to understand zero. Examines the development of the concept of mathematical zero, its gradual acceptance in various cultures, and the use of zero in modern math and astrophysics.
Publisher: Moskva : AST, 
Branch Call Number: RUS 513 SEIFE
Characteristics: 286 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Biografii︠a︡ opasnoĭ idei