Popular Works of Mathematics Math Lite Collection
All works listed in the link below are in the collection of the Mathematics Library and may be borrowed for regular loan. To place a request through the Library Catalog, search for the item by title, author or call number and click the Requests button at the top of the screen.
This listing should be considered as a discovery tool. It was not meant to be a complete listing of of all popular or lay accessible books in the library. As a discovery tool think of looking for other books in the same call number, or other books by the same authors, or other books with the same key words in the title or subject. Suggestions for more titles to include will be happily accepted via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|QA241 .K74||Surreal numbers : how two ex-students turned on to pure mathematics and found total happiness : a mathematical novelette||Knuth, Donald Ervin, 1938-||Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., |
|QA 99 K73 2002||Mathematical apocrypha : stories and anecdotes of mathematicians and the mathematical||Krantz, Steven G.||Mathematical Association of America, c2002|
|QA 8.4 L586 2009||Is God a Mathematician||Livio, Mario||New York: Simon & Schuster, 2009.|
|QA 9 M29||To Infinity and Beyond: A Cultural History of the Infinite||Maor, Eli||Boston : Birkhauser, c1987|
|QA 247.5 M33x 1994||e: The Story of a Number||Maor, Eli||Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, c1994|
|QA 255 M39x 2003||Imagining Numbers: (particularly the square root of minus fifteen)||Mazur, Barry||New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, c2003.|
|QA 13 M319 2007||Math doesn't suck : how to survive middle school math without losing your mind or breaking a nail||McKellar, Danica||New York: Hudson Street Press, 2007.|
|QA 10.7 M48x 2002||Political Numeracy: Mathematical Perspectives on Our Chaotic Constitution||Meyerson, Michael||New York : Norton, c2002.|
|PS 3613 U87 S66 2005||Sophie's Diary||Musielak, Dora||Bloomington, IN : AuthorHouse, c2005|
|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.|