On the 300th anniversary of the publication of Jacob Bernoulli's Ars Conjectandi, the book is revisited in historical context and seen in a new light. Bernoulli's announced goal of extending the… Expand

This is a complete edition in eight volumes of all the known mathematical papers of Isaac Newton - edited, annotated and translated by D. T. Whiteside. Papers originally in Latin are provided with… Expand

The author lists the authors of the Miscellaneous investigations between the years 1780 and 1800, including Laplace, D'Alembert, Bayes, Lagrange, Condorcet, Trembley, and Euler.Expand

2. A History of Probability and Statistics and Their Applications before 1750. By A. Hald. ISBN 0 471 50230 8. Wiley, New York, 1990. xiv + 586pp. $69.95.