The Mathematical Universe : An Alphabetical Journey Through the Great Proofs, Problems, and Personalities

The Mathematical Universe : An Alphabetical Journey Through the Great Proofs, Problems, and Personalities

Book Title: The Mathematical Universe : An Alphabetical Journey Through the Great Proofs, Problems, and Personalities

Author: William Dunham

Format: Paperback | 320 pages

Publication Date: 18 Feb 1997

ISBN-13: 9780471176619

"Dunham writes for nonspecialists, and they will enjoy his piquant anecdotes and amusing asides -- Booklist "Artfully, Dunham conducts a tour of the mathematical universe...he believes these ideas to be accessible to the audience he wants to reach, and he writes so that they are." -- Nature "If you want to encourage anyone's interest in math, get them The Mathematical Universe." New Scientist