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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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            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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            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; Translated by Wilson, Stephen S.

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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
            Published 19 November 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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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
            Release Date 7 March 2019 by Penguin
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Fermat's Last Theorem
              

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

            By Singh, 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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            God Created the Integers: The Mathematical Breakthroughs That Changed History

            God Created the Integers: The Mathematical Breakthroughs That Changed History (Paperback, New title)

            By Hawking, Stephen

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            Helps the reader understand the progression of mathematical thought, and the very foundations of technologies. This book includes landmark discoveries spanning 2500 years and representing the work of mathematicians such as Euclid, Georg Cantor, Kurt Godel, Augustin Cauchy, Bernar ...

            ISBN 9780141018782
            Published 30 October 2006 by Penguin
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            The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erdoes and the Search for Mathematical Truth
             

            The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erdoes and the Search for Mathematical Truth (Paperback, New edition)

            By Hoffman, Paul

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            A biography of the mathematical genius Paul Edros originally published in 1998. Edros travelled constantly, mainly with his mother, keeping his few possessions in a plastic bag. Edros set out to prove as many theorems as possible by visiting other mathematicians. Hoffman provides ...

            ISBN 9781857028294
            Published 1 August 1999 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; Translated by Wilson, Stephen S.

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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
            Published 1 November 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            The Story of Mathematics: in 24 Equations
             

            The Story of Mathematics: in 24 Equations (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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            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
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