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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
            Release Date 27 November 2018 by Black Dog & Leventhal Publishe
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            It All Adds Up: The Story of People and Mathematics
             

            It All Adds Up: The Story of People and Mathematics (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Launay, Mickael

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            THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER Most people enjoy maths - the problem is they don't know that they do. This revolutionary and accessible exploration of the role of mathematics as an historical aide to human activity will change the general public's relationship to numbers for the be ...

            ISBN 9780008283940
            Release Date 22 October 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            It All Adds Up: The Story of People and Mathematics
             

            It All Adds Up: The Story of People and Mathematics (Hardback, edition)

            By Launay, Mickael

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            THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER Most people enjoy maths - the problem is they don't know that they do. This revolutionary and accessible exploration of the role of mathematics as an historical aide to human activity will change the general public's relationship to numbers for the be ...

            ISBN 9780008283933
            Release Date 1 November 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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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.

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            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 (S2)
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Very Short Introductions
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            The Story of Mathematics

            The Story of Mathematics (Paperback)

            By Mackenzie, Dana

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            The progress of humanity has often rested on proof, a law or a simple equation . It is literally a language without words, yet one that crosses cultures and spans centuries. Equations are the lifeblood of modern science and mathematics. Yet outside the realm s of science and math ...

            ISBN 9781911130703
            Published 1 October 2018 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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            String, Straight-edge and Shadow: The Story of Geometry

            String, Straight-edge and Shadow: The Story of Geometry (Paperback)

            By Diggins, Julia E.; Illustrated by Bell, Corydon

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            This engaging book weaves history and legend to explain the story of geometry and the discoveries of the most famous mathematicians. A useful and inspiring book for those teaching geometry.

            ISBN 9781782504986
            Published 15 July 2018 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            Hypatia: Mathematician, Philosopher, Myth

            Hypatia: Mathematician, Philosopher, Myth (Hardback)

            By Booth, Charlotte

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            Hypatia was a female philosopher and mathematician during the early Christian era in Alexandria. She was brutally murdered by a Christian mob and has become an icon for various groups. But who was the woman behind the myth? Using the available evidence these myths are dispelled a ...

            ISBN 9781781555460
            Published 18 August 2016 by Woodslane Pty Ltd
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            Fermat's Last Theorem
              

            Fermat's Last Theorem (EPUB ebook – ePub edition)

            By Singh, Dr. Simon

            'I have a truly marvellous demonstration of this proposition which this margin is too narrow to contain.'

            ISBN 9780007381999
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            Language en
            Published 22 November 2012 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Series Stranger Than...
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            Exact Thinking in Demented Times: The Vienna Circle and the Epic Quest for the Foundations of Science

            Exact Thinking in Demented Times: The Vienna Circle and the Epic Quest for the Foundations of Science (Hardback)

            By Sigmund, Karl; Preface by Hofstadter, Douglas

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            A dazzling group biography of the early twentieth-century thinkers who transformed the way the world thought about math and science

            ISBN 9780465096954
            Published 30 January 2018 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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            Mathematics and the Medieval Ancestry of Physics

            Mathematics and the Medieval Ancestry of Physics (Hardback, New edition)

            By Molland, George

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            These 17 studies in English form a loosely connected network around the work of medieval mathematician Thomas Bradwardine; the applications of mathematics in other areas of science; the work of Roger Bacon; and the structure of the continuum and its relevance to medieval and earl ...

            ISBN 9780860784708
            Published 1 January 2004 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Variorum Collected Studies
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