Popular Works of Mathematics Math Lite Collection
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|QA9 .B282 2005||The infinite book : a short guide to the boundless, timeless and endless||Barrow, John D., 1952||New York : Pantheon Books, c2005|
|QA 141 B36x 2000||The Book of Nothing: Vacuums, Voids, and the Latest Ideas about the Origins of the Universe||Barrow, John D.||New York : Pantheon Books c2000.|
|QA 9.54 B46x 1999||The Moment of Proof: Mathematical Epiphanies||Benson, Donald C.||New York : Oxford University Press, c1999.|
|QA 10.7 M48x 2002||Political Numeracy: Mathematical Perspectives on Our Chaotic Constitution||Meyerson, Michael||New York : Norton, c2002.|
|QA 95 S4693x 2002||Dr. Ecco's Cyberpuzzles: 36 puzzles for Hackers and Other Mathematical Detectives||Shasha, Dennis E.||New York : Norton, c2002.|
|QA 95 G245x 2001||The colossal book of mathematics : classic puzzles, paradoxes, and problems : number theory, algebra, geometry, probability, topology, game theory, infinity, and other topics of recreational mathematics||Gardner, Martin||New York : Norton, c2001|
|QA 93 S675x 2001||How the Other Half Thinks: Adventures in Mathematical Reasoning||Stein, Sherman||New York : McGraw-Hill, c2001.|
|GV 1493 S626 1982||The lady or the tiger? : and other logic puzzles, including a mathematical novel that features Gödel's great discovery||Smullyan, Raymond M.||New York : Knopf, 1982.|
|PN 6071 M3 I47x 1999||Imaginary Numbers: An Anthology of Marvelous Mathematical Stories, Diversions, Poems, and Musings||Edited by William Frucht||New York : J. Wiley, c1999.|
|QA 93 P33||Innumeracy: Mathematical Illiteracy and its Consequences||Paulos, John Allen||New York : Hill and Wang, c1988.|