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The Resource The universal book of mathematics : from Abracadabra to Zeno's paradoxes, David Darling

The universal book of mathematics : from Abracadabra to Zeno's paradoxes, David Darling

Label
The universal book of mathematics : from Abracadabra to Zeno's paradoxes
Title
The universal book of mathematics
Title remainder
from Abracadabra to Zeno's paradoxes
Statement of responsibility
David Darling
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fun browse on any evening or a sturdy everyday reference, The Universal Book of Mathematics is stimulating company for recreational math buffs and serious students alike. Packed with more than 1,800 entries, including puzzles, curiosities, and biographies of mathematical luminaries, it offers lively mathematical explanations on every page
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Darling, David J
Dewey number
510/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematics
  • Wiskunde
  • Mathematik
  • Mathematics
Label
The universal book of mathematics : from Abracadabra to Zeno's paradoxes, David Darling
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-367) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Mathematics Entries A to Z -- References -- Solutions to Puzzles -- Category Index
Control code
1059635
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 383 pages
Isbn
9780471270478
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003024670
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780471270478
  • (OCoLC)53434727
Label
The universal book of mathematics : from Abracadabra to Zeno's paradoxes, David Darling
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-367) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Mathematics Entries A to Z -- References -- Solutions to Puzzles -- Category Index
Control code
1059635
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 383 pages
Isbn
9780471270478
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003024670
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780471270478
  • (OCoLC)53434727

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