Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society

Maurolycus, the first discoverer of the principle of mathematical induction

G. Vacca

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Bull. Amer. Math. Soc., Volume 16, Number 2 (1909), 70-73.

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First available in Project Euclid: 2 July 2007

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https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.bams/1183420503

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR1558845

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
40.0049.03

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Vacca, G. Maurolycus, the first discoverer of the principle of mathematical induction. Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 16 (1909), no. 2, 70--73. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.bams/1183420503


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See also

  • Related review: Florian Cajori. Review: Ueber das Wesen der Mathematik. Bull. Amer. Math. Soc., Volume 15, Number 8 (1909), 405--409.