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A History of Pi

Narrated by: Stephen R. Thorne
Length: 6 hrs and 42 mins
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The history of pi, says the author, though a small part of the history of mathematics, is nevertheless a mirror of the history of man. Petr Beckmann holds up this mirror, giving the background of the times when pi made progress - and also when it did not, because science was being stifled by militarism or religious fanaticism. 

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