Wheelers Books
Refine By
Publication Date
Fiction / Non-Fiction
    Age
      Format
        Extended Format
        Show Large Print:
        Publication Country
          Latest Additions
          Language
            Price
            -

            History of Mathematics

            Stock Availability: Sort by: View:

            Total 2.25K jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›
            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
            Usually ships 4-6 weeks – This is an indent title (internationally sourced to order from a local supplier).
            View details for this title
            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

            • RRP: $40.99
            • $32.79
            • Save $8.20

            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
            Usually ships 4-6 weeks – This is an indent title (internationally sourced to order from a local supplier).
            View details for this title
            Infinite Powers: The Story of Calculus - The Language of the Universe
             

            Infinite Powers: The Story of Calculus - The Language of the Universe (Hardback, Main)

            By Strogatz, Steven

            • Imp. $59.50
            • $47.60
            • Save $11.90

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

            ISBN 9781786492944
            Published 4 April 2019 by Atlantic Books
            Interest Age 16+ years
            This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
            View details for this title
            Wonders Beyond Numbers: A Brief History of All Things Mathematical
             

            Wonders Beyond Numbers: A Brief History of All Things Mathematical (Hardback)

            By Ball, Johnny

            • Imp. $62.99
            • $50.39
            • Save $12.60

            An all-encompassing history of maths from household name Johnny Ball

            ISBN 9781472939999
            Published 1 January 2018 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age General Audience
            This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
            View details for this title
            Humble Pi: A Comedy of Maths Errors

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

            By Parker, Matt

            • RRP: $35.00
            • $26.25
            • Save $8.75

            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
            Usually ships 6-12 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
            View details for this title
            Humble Pi: A Comedy of Maths Errors

            Humble Pi: A Comedy of Maths Errors (Hardback)

            By Parker, Matt

            • RRP: $45.00
            • $33.75
            • Save $11.25

            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
            Usually ships 4-6 weeks – This is an indent title (internationally sourced to order from a local supplier).
            View details for this title
            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

            • RRP: $29.99
            • $22.49
            • Save $7.50

            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
            Usually ships 6-12 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
            View details for this title
            Wonders Beyond Numbers: A Brief History of All Things Mathematical

            Wonders Beyond Numbers: A Brief History of All Things Mathematical (Paperback)

            By Ball, Johnny

            • RRP: $22.99
            • $17.24
            • Save $5.75

            Johnny Ball is by some margin Britain's most famous mathematician. Wonders Beyond Numbers is his magnum opus, and his first book for more than ten years. It is nothing less than the history of mathematics; he describes it as 'a summation of my career as an enthusiast for mathemat ...

            ISBN 9781472939975
            Published 3 June 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age General Audience
            Usually ships 6-12 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
            View details for this title
            The Magic of Math: Solving for x and Figuring Out Why

            The Magic of Math: Solving for x and Figuring Out Why (Trade Paperback / Paperback, First Trade Paper Edition)

            By Benjamin, Arthur

            • RRP: $23.99
            • $21.59
            • Save $2.40

            Arthur Benjamin... joyfully shows you how to make nature's numbers dance. Let his book be your partner for a lifetime of learning. -Bill Nye, Science Educator and CEO, The Planetary Society

            ISBN 9780465096213
            Published 6 September 2016 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Usually ships 4-6 weeks – This is an indent title (internationally sourced to order from a local supplier).
            View details for this title
            The History of Mathematics: An introduction

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

            By Burton, David M.

            • RRP: $204.99
            • $194.74
            • Save $10.25

            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
            View details for this title
            Total 2.25K jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›