Mathematician:Walter Warwick Sawyer

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Mathematician

English mathematician best known for the books he wrote, especially Mathematician's Delight and Prelude to Mathematics.


Nationality

English


History

  • Born: 5 April 1911 in St. Ives, Huntingdonshire, England
  • Died: 15 February 2008


Publications

  • 1943: Mathematician's Delight
  • 1948: Mathematics In Theory and Practice (with others)
  • 1955: Prelude to Mathematics
  • 1957: Designing and Making
  • 1959: A Concrete Approach to Abstract Algebra
  • 1961: What Is Calculus About?
  • 1964: Vision in Elementary Mathematics (Volume $1$ of Introducing Mathematics)
  • 1966: A Path to Modern Mathematics (Volume $4$ of Introducing Mathematics)
  • 1970: Search for Pattern
  • 1972: An Engineering Approach to Linear Algebra
  • 1978: A First Look at Numerical Functional Analysis