Popular Works of Mathematics Math Lite Collection
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|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.|
|QA 276 N455x 2003||What the numbers say : a field guide to mastering our numerical world||Niederman, Derrick||New York : Broadway Books, 2003|
|QA 20.3 O47 2004||Count down : six kids vie for glory at the world's toughest math competition||Olson, Steve||Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2004|
|HG 4515.15 P38 2003||A mathematician plays the stock market||Paulos, John Allen||New York : Basic Books, c2003|
|QA 93 P33||Innumeracy: Mathematical Illiteracy and its Consequences||Paulos, John Allen||New York : Hill and Wang, c1988.|
|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 93 H533x 2002||Mathematical Vistas: From a Room with Many Windows||Peter Hilton, Derek Holton, Jean Pedersen||New York : Springer, c2002|
|N 72 M3 P48x 2001||Fragments of Infinity: A Kaleidescope of Math and Art||Peterson, Ivars||New York : Wiley, c2001.|
|QA 93 P477x 2002||Mathematical treks : from surreal numbers to magic circles||Peterson, Ivars||Washington, DC : Mathematical Association of America, c2002.|