Popular Works of Mathematics Math Lite Collection
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|QA 75 S954 2001||The difference engine : Charles Babbage and the quest to build the first computer||Swade, Doron||New York : Viking, 2001|
|PQ 2667 U3555 T4813x 2001||The Parrot's Theorem: A Novel||Guedj, Denis||New York : Thomas Dunne Books, c2001.|
|Q 172.5 S96 S87x 2003||SYNC: The Emerging Science of Spontaneous Order||Strogatz, Steven||New York : Theia, c2003.|
|QA 141.15 B69x 2001||The Sum of Our Discontent: Why Numbers Make Us Irrational||Boyle, David||New York : Texere, c2001.|
|QA 93 H533x 2002||Mathematical Vistas: From a Room with Many Windows||Peter Hilton, Derek Holton, Jean Pedersen||New York : Springer, c2002|
|QA 273.15 G54x 2002||Calculated Risks: How to Know when Numbers Deceive You||Gigerenzer, Gerd||New York : Simon & Schuster, 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.|
|HV 8073.5 D485 2007||The numbers behind NUMB3RS: solving crime with mathematics||Devlin, Keith J.||New York : Plume, 2007|
|Q 175 P523x 1997||The loom of God : mathematical tapestries at the edge of time||Pickover, Clifford A.||New York : Plenum Press, c1997.|
|QA 276.12 W374x 1997||Conquering Statistics: Numbers Without the Crunch||Weaver, Jefferson Hane||New York : Plenum Press, c1997.|