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The Resource Africa counts : number and pattern in African culture, Claudia Zaslavsky ; with an introduction by John Henrik Clarke

Africa counts : number and pattern in African culture, Claudia Zaslavsky ; with an introduction by John Henrik Clarke

Label
Africa counts : number and pattern in African culture
Title
Africa counts
Title remainder
number and pattern in African culture
Statement of responsibility
Claudia Zaslavsky ; with an introduction by John Henrik Clarke
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zaslavsky, Claudia
Dewey number
510
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN476.15
LC item number
.Z37 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnomathematics
  • Games
  • Mathematics
  • Africa
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Design, Decorative
  • Counting games
  • Mathematical recreations
  • Number systems
Label
Africa counts : number and pattern in African culture, Claudia Zaslavsky ; with an introduction by John Henrik Clarke
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Boston : Prindle, Weber & Schmidt, 1973
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-317) and index
Contents
The background-- Numbers-words, gestures, significance -- Numbers in daily life -- Mathematical recreations -- Pattern and shape -- Regional study: Southwest Nigeria -- Regional study: East Africa -- Past and future -- Appendix -- Maps
Control code
  • a196673
  • ocm24911915
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd pbk. ed.
Extent
viii, 328 p.
Isbn
9781556520754
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
91042547
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ABQ-0737
Label
Africa counts : number and pattern in African culture, Claudia Zaslavsky ; with an introduction by John Henrik Clarke
Publication
Note
Originally published: Boston : Prindle, Weber & Schmidt, 1973
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-317) and index
Contents
The background-- Numbers-words, gestures, significance -- Numbers in daily life -- Mathematical recreations -- Pattern and shape -- Regional study: Southwest Nigeria -- Regional study: East Africa -- Past and future -- Appendix -- Maps
Control code
  • a196673
  • ocm24911915
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd pbk. ed.
Extent
viii, 328 p.
Isbn
9781556520754
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
91042547
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ABQ-0737

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