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From triangles, rotations and power laws, to cones, curves and the dreaded calculus, Alex takes you on a journey of mathematical discovery with his signature wit and limitless enthusiasm. He sifts through over...

Too often math gets a bad rap, characterized as dry and difficult. But, Alex Bellos says, "math can be inspiring and brilliantly creative. Mathematical thought is one of the great achievements of the human race,...

**The irresistibly engaging book that "enlarges one's wonder at Tammet's mind and his all-embracing vision of the world as grounded in numbers." --Oliver Sacks, MD**

THINKING IN NUMBERS is the book that Daniel...

**A hilarious reeducation in mathematics-full of joy, jokes, and stick figures-that sheds light on the countless practical and wonderful ways that math structures and shapes our world. **

In* Math With Bad Drawings,...*

**A prize-winning popular science writer uses mathematical modeling to explain the cosmos.**** **In *Calculating the Cosmos*, Ian Stewart presents an exhilarating guide to the cosmos, from our solar system to the entire...

**Learn from a Nobel Peace Prize winner in this entertaining and educational guide to physics, written for the enjoyment of curious beginners and aspiring scientists alike.**

It was Richard Feynman's outrageous and...

**A brilliant and entertaining mathematician illuminates seven mathematical principles that shape our lives.**

**“Kit Yates shows how our private and social lives are suffused by mathematics. Ignorance may bring...**

**A brilliant and entertaining mathematician illuminates seven mathematical principles that shape our lives.**

**“Kit Yates shows how our private and social lives are suffused by mathematics. Ignorance may bring...**

**A celebrated mathematician explores how math helps us make sense of an unpredictable world**

We would like to believe we can know things for certain. We want to be able to figure out who will win an election, if...

**From Jim Holt, the New York Times bestselling author of Why Does the World Exist?, comes an entertaining and accessible guide to the most profound scientific and mathematical ideas of recent centuries in When...**

Equally appealing to beginners and to the mathematically adept, this book bridges the humanities and sciences to explore applications behind computers, cell phones, measurement of astronomical distance, cell...

Posing the question "What exactly is a number?" a distinguished German mathematician presents this intriguing and accessible survey. Albrecht Beutelspacher ― founder of the renowned interactive mathematics...

“One of the best critiques of current mathematics education I have ever seen.”—Keith Devlin, math columnist on NPR’s *Morning Edition*

A brilliant research mathematician who has devoted his career to teaching...

Pappas has come up with yet another way to make math part of your life. MATH -A-DAY is not a calendar and not a reference book, but a **compendium of mathematical information that will give you your math fix everyday....**

Delves into the world of ideas, explores the spell mathematics casts on our lives, and helps you discover mathematics where you least expect it. Be spellbound by the mathematical designs found in nature. Learn...

Most people don’t think about numbers, or take them for granted. For the average person numbers are looked upon as cold, clinical, inanimate objects. Math ideas are viewed as something to get a job done or...

MATHEMATICAL FOOTPRINTS takes a creative look at the role mathematics has played since prehistoric times, and will play in the future, and uncovers mathematics where you least expect to find it from its many...

Whether it's stuff in your kitchen or garden, stuff that powers your car or your body, stuff that helps you work, communicate or play, or stuff that you've never heard of you can bet that mathematics is there....

The international best-seller that makes mathematics a thrilling exploration.

In twelve dreams, Robert, a boy who hates math, meets a Number Devil, who leads him to discover the amazing world of numbers: infinite...

In *Big Questions: Mathematics*, Tony Crilly answers the 20 key questions:

What is math for? Where do numbers come from? Why are primes the atoms of maths? Which are the strangest numbers? Are imaginary numbers...

Paul Glendinning is Professor of Applied Mathematics at the University of Manchester. He was founding Head of School for Mathematics at the combined University of Manchester and has published over fifty academic...