The Lady Tasting Tea
Sep07

The Lady Tasting Tea

The Lady Tasting TeaAn insightful, revealing history of the magical mathematics that transformed our...

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Prime Obsession: Bernhard Riemann and the Greatest Unsolved Problem in Mathematics:
Sep05

Prime Obsession: Bernhard Riemann and the Greatest Unsolved Problem in Mathematics:

Prime Obsession In August 1859 Bernhard Riemann, a little-known 32-year old mathematician, presented a paper to the Berlin Academy titled: On the Number of Prime Numbers Less Than a Given Quantity… List Price:$33.95 Our Price:$32.25 Prime Obsession In 1859, Bernhard Riemann, a little-known 32-year old mathematician, made a hypothesis while presenting a paper to the Berlin Academy titled On the Number of Prime Numbers Less Than a Given … Online Price:$16.80 Our Price:$15.96 Prime Obsession: Bernhard Riemann and the Greatest Unsolved Problem in Mathematics: unsolved number theory problems are a huge fascination for many mathematicians and hobbyists. It’s a fun field full of challenges and discoveries just waiting to spring forth. ‘Prime Obsession’ focuses on the Riemann’s Hypothesis, the most important unsolved problem in Mathematics. A reviewer on Amazon does an excellent job at describing the beauty of this book, quoting him: “Prime Obsession is a delight: a book about a hypothesis on the distribution of prime numbers that reads like a gripping mystery. Most fiction isn’t this vivid, moving, and well written, and this is no fiction. It is history, biography, philosophy, and, yes, mathematics brought to life with wit and wonder. You have to read this extraordinary book. This is the story of the Reimann Hypothesis, the greatest unsolved problem in mathematics today.“. Used and Discount Books: [phpbay]Prime Obsession: Bernhard,...

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To Infinity and Beyond
Sep04

To Infinity and Beyond

To Infinity and Beyond: What’s infinity? What it is its impact on mathematics and what are its cultural implications that it holds? These questions are clearly answered in this book which provides a beautiful exposition that is accessible to anyone. Read this book and chances are you’ll feel a sense of enlightenment as you soak up the words of this amazing writer. I would particularly recommend it as a gift for teenagers in high school, as a way of getting them interested in mathematics. This book will provide them with an essay on the reasons behind the study of Calculus and the practical implications within the areas of Art and Astronomy as well. Used and Discount Books: [phpbay]eli To Infinity and Beyond,...

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Fermats Enigma – Fermat’s Last Theorem
Sep03

Fermats Enigma – Fermat’s Last Theorem

Fermats Enigma The world of mathematics has all but recovered from the quandary that baffled its master mathematicians for over three-and-a-half centuries… Online Price:$16.80 Our Price:$15.96 Fermat’s Last Theorem: if you are interested in learning more about the history and fascinating tales which surround one of the most well known theorems, this book will provide you with a marvelous and entertaining way to spend a Sunday afternoon. My wife who is not a mathematician, simply loved this book for its rich story telling and coverage of a topic with substantial historical significance. Find a Used or Discount Book: [phpbay]Simon Singh,...

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Mathematics for the Nonmathematician
Sep02

Mathematics for the Nonmathematician

Mathematics for the Non-Mathematician Mathematics for the Non-Mathematician Online Price:$16.20 Our Price: $15.39 Mathematics for the Nonmathematician: history and methodologies of mathematics are well covered in this very inexpensive title. It combines two aspects which are difficult to match: it’s a page-turner like many math popular titles, while being instructional as well as an effective introductory text to basic mathematics for students and amateur mathematicians alike . Find a Used or Discount Book: [phpbay]Mathematics for the Nonmathematician,...

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