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Reverse mathematics
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This book presents reverse mathematics to a general mathematical audience for the first time. Reverse mathematics is a new field that answers some old...
Weird maths
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Is anything truly random? Does infinity actually exist? Could we ever see into other dimensions? In this delightful journey of discovery, David Darli...

The Remarkable Lives of Numbers
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Did you know there are 17 possible types of symmetric wallpaper pattern? Do you know what 'casting out the nines' is? Or why 88 is the fourth 'untouch...
Elements of mathematics
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An exciting look at the world of elementary mathematicsElements of Mathematics takes readers on a fascinating tour that begins in elementary mathemati...

Elements of mathematics
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An exciting look at the world of elementary mathematicsElements of Mathematics takes readers on a fascinating tour that begins in elementary mathemati...
The mathematics of the heavens and the Earth
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The Mathematics of the Heavens and the Earth is the first major history in English of the origins and early development of trigonometry. Glen Van Brum...

Power in Numbers
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Prepare to be inspired. Power in Numbers: The Rebel Women of Mathematics is a full-color volume that takes aim at the forgotten influence of women ...
Philosophy of mathematics
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A sophisticated, original introduction to the philosophy of mathematics from one of its leading contemporary scholarsMathematics is one of humanity's ...

Musimathics Volume 1
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A commonsense, self-contained introduction to the mathematics and physics of music; essential reading for musicians, music engineers, and anyone inter...
Measurement
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For seven years, Paul Lockhart's A Mathematician's Lament enjoyed a samizdat-style popularity in the mathematics underground, before demand prompted i...

Foolproof, and other mathematical meditations
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A non-mathematician explores mathematical terrain, reporting accessibly and engagingly on topics from Sudoku to probability.Brian Hayes wants to convi...
Logicomix
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This brilliantly illustrated tale of reason, insanity, love and truth recounts the story of Bertrand Russell's life. Raised by his paternal grandparen...

1089 and all that
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David Acheson's extraordinary little book makes mathematics accessible to everyone. From very simple beginnings he takes us on a thrilling journey to ...
Emmy Noether's wonderful theorem
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In the judgment of the most competent living mathematicians, Fräulein Noether was the most significant creative mathematical genius thus far produce...

Pythagoras
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This is the story of Pythagoras and the Pythagoreans, whose insights transformed the ancient world and still inspire the realms of science, mathematic...
Infinite powers
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Shortlisted for the Royal Society Science Book Prize 2019 A magisterial history of calculus (and the people behind it) from one of the world's foremo...

The seven pillars of statistical wisdom
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What gives statistics its unity as a science? Stephen Stigler sets forth the seven foundational ideas of statistics-a scientific discipline related to...
Concentration inequalities for sums and martingales
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The purpose of this book is to provide an overview of historical and recent results on concentration inequalities for sums of independent random varia...

Turing's cathedral
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George Dyson's fascinating account of the early years of computers: Turing's Cathedral is the story behind how the PC, ipod, smartphone and almost eve...
Geometry Through History
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Presented as an engaging discourse, this textbook invites readers to delve into the historical origins and uses of geometry. The narrative traces the ...

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