Amir Alexander teaches history at UCLA. He is the author of Geometrical Landscapes and Duel at Dawn. His work has been featured in Nature, The Guardian, and other publications. He lives in Los Angeles, California.
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Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pulsing with drama and excitement, Infinitesimal celebrates the spirit of discovery, innovation, and intellectual achievement-and it will forever change the way you look at a simple line.