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The Mathematics of Measurement: A Critical History
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With John A. Mccoy | from Athlone Pr (April 1, 1999)
9780387915814 | details & prices | 330 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.45 lbs | List price $88.95
This edition also contains A Still and Quiet Conscience: The Archbishop Who Challenged a Pope, a President, and a Church
About: The Mathematics of Measurement is a historical survey of the introduction of mathematics to physics and of the branches of mathematics that were developed specifically for handling measurements, including dimensional analysis, error analysis, and the calculus of quantities.
from Athlone Pr (April 1, 1999)
9780485114737 | details & prices | List price $95.00
About: Dr Roche now fills this gap with an account which treats dimensional analysis, the quantity calculus, the base calculus, the calculus of error analysis, etc.