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The mathematics devotional : celebrating the wisdom and beauty of mathematics, Clifford A. Pickover

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The mathematics devotional : celebrating the wisdom and beauty of mathematics
Title
The mathematics devotional
Title remainder
celebrating the wisdom and beauty of mathematics
Statement of responsibility
Clifford A. Pickover
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From prolific polymath Clifford Pickover-the ingenious author of The Math Book and The Physics Book-comes a stunning and inspirational volume that celebrates the beauty and wisdom of mathematics. Cliff's devotional will feature one thought-provoking and original quotation on a mathematics-related theme, in addition to a stunning example of mathematically generated art, for every day of the year. Readers will also learn which notable mathematicians share their own birthdays, discovering more about them in a brief biographical dictionary at the back of the book. In an appealing small, chunky hardcover format, The Mathematician's Devotional will be a wonderful gift for math enthusiasts worldwide, young and old"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pickover, Clifford A
Dewey number
510
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematicians
  • MATHEMATICS / Essays
  • MATHEMATICS / History & Philosophy
  • MATHEMATICS / General
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematics
Label
The mathematics devotional : celebrating the wisdom and beauty of mathematics, Clifford A. Pickover
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 386-387)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1080371
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
388 pages
Isbn
9781454913221
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014007030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781454913221
  • (OCoLC)869776854
Label
The mathematics devotional : celebrating the wisdom and beauty of mathematics, Clifford A. Pickover
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 386-387)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1080371
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
388 pages
Isbn
9781454913221
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014007030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781454913221
  • (OCoLC)869776854

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