Linear Methods of Applied Mathematics
Evans M. Harrell II and James V. Herod*
*(c) Copyright 1997 by Evans M. Harrell
II and James V. Herod. All rights reserved.
The real history of complex numbers is interesting in that they
were not invented all at once by a particular person, but
grew gradually during the explosive growth of algebra in
Much more historical information is available from the
History of Mathematics Archive.
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