Book, Tables of Lagrangian Interpolation Coefficients

Book, Tables of Lagrangian Interpolation Coefficients

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This bound book of tables was published by the Mathematical Tables Project in New York, using the services of Columbia University Press. The volume first appeared in 1944, with this second printing in 1948. It contains tables of the Lagrangian interpolation coefficients used to approximate the value of a function by a polynomial.
For a summary of the tables project, see 1988.3105.15.
This example of the publication was owned by the German- American statistician, mathematician and computer pioneer Carl Hammer (1914-2004).
D. H. L., Review of volume in Mathematical Tables and Other Aids to Computation, vol. 1, Julu, 1944, pp. 314-315.
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Object Name
Date made
Mathematical Tables Project
Lowan, Arnold N.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
overall: 3 cm x 20.8 cm x 27.2 cm; 1 3/16 in x 8 3/16 in x 10 23/32 in
ID Number
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catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Carl Hammer
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