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The Maths Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

The Maths Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Hardback)

By DK
Foreword by Parker, Matt

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Discover more than 85 of the most important mathematical ideas, theorems, and proofs ever devised, and the great minds behind them, with this original, graphic-led book. Applying the Big Ideas series' trademark combination of authoritative, accessible text and bold graphics to ch...art the development of maths through history, the book explores and explains subjects that range from ancient mathematical ideas and inventions, such as prehistoric tally bones and Sumerian multiplication tables, through to the developments in mathematics during medieval and Renaissance Europe, to the rise of game and group theory more recently Tracing maths through the scientific revolution to its 21st-century use in computers, the internet, and AI, The Maths Book uses an innovative graphic-led approach to make the subject accessible to everyone.
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ISBN 9780241350362
Released AU 3 Sep 2019
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Format Hardback
Series Big Ideas
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ISBN-13 9780241350362
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK
Released 3 Sep 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By DK
Foreword by Parker, Matt
Series Big Ideas
Category Mathematics
Philosophy Of Mathematics
Algebra
Calculus & Mathematical Analysis
Geometry
Probability & Statistics
Applied Mathematics
Popular Science
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 204mm
Height: 240mm
Spine: 26mm
Dewey Code 510
Weight 1,217g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Mathematics - Popular works
NBS Text Mathematics
ONIX Text General/trade;Professional and scholarly;General/trade

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