An interdisciplinary history of trigonometry from the mid-sixteenth century to the early twentieth
An unparalleled illustrated history of spherical trigonometry from antiquity to today
The Mathematics of the Heavens and the Earth is the first major history in English of the origins and early development of trigonometry. Glen Van Brummelen identifies the earliest known trigonometric precursors in ancient Egypt...
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