Mathematics in Victorian Britain

Author(s): 
Flood, Raymond
Author(s): 
Rice, Adrian
Author(s): 
Wilson, Robin
ISBN: 
9780199601394
Date published: 
September 2011
Hardback
Price: 
£29.99

With a foreword by Adam Hart-Davis, this book constitutes perhaps the first general survey of the mathematics of the Victorian period. It charts the institutional development of mathematics as a profession, as well as exploring the numerous innovations made during this time, many of which are still familiar today.