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            The History of Mathematics: A Very Short Introduction
             

            The History of Mathematics: A Very Short Introduction (Paperback)

            By Stedall, Jacqueline A.

            • $19.99

            In this Very Short Introduction, Jacqueline Stedall explores the rich historical and cultural diversity of mathematical endeavour from the distant past to the present day, using illustrative case studies drawn from a range of times and places; including early imperial China, the ...

            ISBN 9780199599684
            Published 6 March 2012 by Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Very Short Introductions
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            Einstein's Heroes: Imagining the World through the Language of Mathematics
             

            Einstein's Heroes: Imagining the World through the Language of Mathematics (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Arianrhod, Robyn

            • $24.99

            Blending science, history, and biography, this book reveals the mysteries of mathematics, focusing on the life and work of three of Albert Einstein's heroes: Isaac Newton, Michael Faraday, and James Clerk Maxwell.

            ISBN 9780195308907
            Published 15 August 2013 by Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Math with Bad Drawings: Illuminating the Ideas That Shape Our Reality

            Math with Bad Drawings: Illuminating the Ideas That Shape Our Reality (Hardback)

            By Orlin, Ben

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            Smart, hilarious, and engaging, MATH WITH BAD DRAWINGS is a delightful re-education in math that empowers readers with a joyful appreciation and powerful understanding of how math works in our daily lives.

            ISBN 9780316509039
            Published 27 November 2018 by Black Dog & Leventhal Publishe
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Humble Pi: A Comedy of Maths Errors

            Humble Pi: A Comedy of Maths Errors (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Parker, Matt

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            We would all be better off if everyone saw mathematics as a practical ally. Sadly, most of us fear maths and seek to avoid it. This is because mathematics doesn't have good 'people skills' - it never hesitates to bluntly point out when we are wrong. But it is only trying to help! ...

            ISBN 9780241360194
            Published 10 May 2019 by Penguin
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Infinite Powers: The Story of Calculus - The Language of the Universe

            Infinite Powers: The Story of Calculus - The Language of the Universe (Paperback, Export / Airside)

            By Strogatz, Steven

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            A magisterial history of calculus (and the people behind it) from one of the world's foremost mathematicians.

            ISBN 9781786492951
            Published 6 May 2019 by Atlantic Books
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Humble Pi: A Comedy of Maths Errors

            Humble Pi: A Comedy of Maths Errors (Hardback)

            By Parker, Matt

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            Matt Parker, the brilliant stand-up mathematician, shows us what happens when maths goes wrong in the real world We would all be better off if everyone saw mathematics as a practical ally. Sadly, most of us fear maths and seek to avoid it. This is because mathematics doesn't have ...

            ISBN 9780241360231
            Published 7 March 2019 by Penguin
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            The History of Mathematics: An introduction

            The History of Mathematics: An introduction (Hardback, 6th Revised edition)

            By Burton, David M.

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            Written for the one or two-semester math history course, this text provides historical context to the mathematics that undergrad math and math education majors encounter every day. The author illuminates the people, stories, and social context behind mathematics' greatest histori ...

            ISBN 9780073051895
            Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780073383156
            Published 8 November 2005 by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Write Equation: Writing in the Mathematics Classroom

            The Write Equation: Writing in the Mathematics Classroom (Paperback)

            By Carter, John A.; Carter, Dorothy E.

            ISBN 9780866516716
            Published 1 January 1999 by Pearson New Zealand Limited
            Interest Age General Audience
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            McGraw-Hills Conquering the GMAT Math and Integrated Reasoning

            McGraw-Hills Conquering the GMAT Math and Integrated Reasoning (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd edition)

            By Moyer, Robert E.

            • $27.99

            This math-refresher gives students in-depth practice and intensive review for every type of math problem on the GMAT. The book provides a comprehensive overview of every test topic through sample exams and answered problems that increase in difficulty--helping to build conceptual ...

            ISBN 9780071776103
            Published 16 December 2011 by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Test Prep
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            Are Numbers Real?: The Uncanny Relationships Between Maths and the Physical World

            Are Numbers Real?: The Uncanny Relationships Between Maths and the Physical World (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Clegg, Brian

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            An in-depth look at the history of numbers and their applications in life and science. Brian Clegg explores the way that maths has become more and more detached from reality, yet despite this is driving the development of modern physics.

            ISBN 9781472139764
            Published 11 April 2017 by Little, Brown Book Group
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