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A History of the Progress of the Calculus of Variations during the Nineteenth Century

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A History of the Progress of the Calculus of Variations during the Nineteenth Century
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Publisher: Adamant Media Corporation
ISBN/ASIN: 1402167474
ISBN-13: 9781402167478
Number of pages: 549

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The book traces the progress of the Calculus of Variations during the nineteenth century: Lagrange and and Lacroix, Dirksen and Ohm, Gauss, Poisson, Ostrogradsky, Delaunay, Sarrus, Cauchy, Legendre, Brunacci, and Jacobi.

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