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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, 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 9780008283940
            Release Date 1 September 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 20 August 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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            Power in Numbers: The Rebel Women of Mathematics

            Power in Numbers: The Rebel Women of Mathematics (Hardback)

            By Williams, Talithia

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            The Women of Mathematics is a fascinating, illustrated book examines the lives and work of history's most preeminent female mathematicians.

            ISBN 9781631064852
            Published 21 February 2018 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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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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            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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            Founding Figures and Commentators in Arabic Mathematics: A History of Arabic Sciences and Mathematics Volume 1
             

            Founding Figures and Commentators in Arabic Mathematics: A History of Arabic Sciences and Mathematics Volume 1 (Hardback)

            By Rashed, Roshdi in Paris, France); Edited by El-Bizri, Nader

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            This volume provides a unique primary source on the history and philosophy of mathematics and science from the mediaeval Arab world. It also includes extensive commentary from one of worlda (TM)s foremost authorities on the subject.

            ISBN 9780415582179
            Published 6 October 2011 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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            Series Culture and Civilization in the Middle East
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            Stars and Numbers: Astronomy and Mathematics in the Medieval Arab and Western Worlds

            Stars and Numbers: Astronomy and Mathematics in the Medieval Arab and Western Worlds (Hardback, New edition)

            By Kunitzsch, Paul

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            This is the second collection of articles by Kunitzsch on Arabic-Islamic astronomy and its reception in medieval Europe. In this multi- lingual edition (English, German and French) Kunitzsch examines Ptolemy in the Arabic-Latin tradition, including and article or Gerard's transla ...

            ISBN 9780860789680
            Published 1 April 2009 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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            Series Variorum Collected Studies
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            Ibn al-Haytham's Theory of Conics, Geometrical Constructions and Practical Geometry: A History of Arabic Sciences and Mathematics Volume 3
             

            Ibn al-Haytham's Theory of Conics, Geometrical Constructions and Practical Geometry: A History of Arabic Sciences and Mathematics Volume 3 (Hardback)

            By Rashed, Roshdi in Paris, France)

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            This volume provides a unique primary source on the history and philosophy of mathematics and science from the mediaeval Arab world. It also includes extensive commentary from one of world s foremost authorities on the subject.

            ISBN 9780415582155
            Published 21 February 2013 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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            Series Culture and Civilization in the Middle East
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