Finding Zero: A Mathemetician's Odyssey to Uncover the Origins of Numbers [Unabridged]
2015 | MP3 @ 64 Kbps, Stereo | ISBN: 1481523732 | Duration: 5 hrs, 56 mins | 171 MB
Audiobook by Amir D. Aczel (Author), Stefan Rudnicki (Narrator) | Language: English
The story of how we got our numbers - told through one mathematician's journey to find zero. The invention of numerals is perhaps the greatest abstraction the human mind has ever created. Virtually everything in our lives is digital, numerical, or quantified. The story of how and where we got these numerals, which we so depend on, has for thousands of years been shrouded in mystery.