The History of Counting
The History of Counting
The History of Counting

The History of Counting

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Author: Denise Schmandt-Besserat

Brand: Schmandt-Besserat, Denise/ Hays, Michael (ILT)

Number Of Pages: 48

Publisher: Collins

Release Date: 25-08-1999

Details: Drawing on years of research, a renowned archaeologist traces the evolution of counting. She shows how the concept of numbers came about, how various societies answered the question "How many?," and how our modern-day decimal system was developed. Engrossing and enlightening, this fascinating book introduces children to one of our most important inventions.

00-01 Utah Book Award (Informational Books)

Notable Children's Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies 2000, National Council for SS & Child. Book Council

EAN: 9780688141189

Package Dimensions: 11.0 x 8.6 x 0.4 inches

Languages: English