The Open University: The Story Of Maths

  |  Buy to Own: 01/10/2009
  |  240 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Four-part BBC Open University series looking at the history of mathemtics. Professor Marcus du Sautoy takes viewers on a journey through the ages and around the world to Egypt, China, India, Russia, The Middle East, Europe and America. Along the way he examines the development of key mathematical ideas and shows how, in a multitude of surprising and innovative ways, these concepts underpin the science, technology and culture that have shaped our world.