Professor Stewart's Incredible Numbers

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Price
$16.99  $15.80
Publisher
Basic Books
Publish Date
Pages
352
Dimensions
5.5 X 8.2 X 1.2 inches | 0.8 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780465042722
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About the Author

Ian Stewart is emeritus professor of mathematics at the University of Warwick. His recent books include Calculating the Cosmos, Significant Figures, In Pursuit of the Unknown, and Professor Stewart's Hoard of Mathematical Treasures. He is a fellow of the Royal Society. He lives in Coventry, UK.

Reviews

Winner of the 2015 Lewis Thomas Prize for Writing About Science
"MAA Reviews"
The book is crafted with great enthusiasm, resulting in a delightful reading experience encompassing countless results and areas of classical and current research.
"Kirkus"
Stewart receives an A for telling us how vast, wonderful and useful are all the members of the world of numbers.
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Winner of the 2015 Lewis Thomas Prize for Writing About Science
"The book is crafted with great enthusiasm, resulting in a delightful reading experience encompassing countless results and areas of classical and current research."--MAA Reviews
"Stewart receives an A for telling us how vast, wonderful and useful are all the members of the world of numbers."--Kirkus