Popular Works of Mathematics Math Lite Collection
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|QA 93 A287x 2002||1089 and All That: A Journey into Mathematics||Acheson, David||Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2002.|
|QA 29 N25 N37x 1998||A Beautiful Mind: The Life of Mathematical Genius and Novel Laureate John Nash||Nasar, Sylvia||New York : Simon & Schuster, c2001.|
|HG 4515.15 P38 2003||A mathematician plays the stock market||Paulos, John Allen||New York : Basic Books, c2003|
|QA 93 P385x 1995||A Mathematician Reads the Newspaper||Paulos, John Allen||New York : Basic Books, c1995.|
|QA 212 P47 2003||Abel's Proof: An Essay on the Sources and Meaning of Mathematical Unsolvability||Pesic, Peter||Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2003.|
|QA 95 W35 2004||Across the Board: The Mathematics of Chessboard Problems||Watkins, John J.||Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2004|
|QA 255 N34x 1998||An Imaginary Tale: The Story of the Square root of minus one||Nahin, Paul J.||Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, c1998.|
|QA 99 G37x 2003||Are universes thicker than blackberries? : discourses on Gödel, magic hexagrams, Little Red Riding Hood, and other mathematical and pseudoscientific topics / by Martin Gardner.||Gardner, Martin||New York : W.W. Norton, c2003.|
|QA 273.15 G54x 2002||Calculated Risks: How to Know when Numbers Deceive You||Gigerenzer, Gerd||New York : Simon & Schuster, c2002.|
|JF 1001 S227x 2001||Chaotic Elections!: A Mathematician Looks at Voting||Saari, Donald G.||[Providence, R.I.] : American Mathematical Society, c2001.|