The New York Times Book of Mathematics

Presents a selection from the archives of the New York newspaper of its writings on mathematics from 1892 to 2010, covering such topics as chaos theory, statistics, cryptography, and computers.

The New York Times Book of Mathematics

Presents a selection from the archives of the New York newspaper of its writings on mathematics from 1892 to 2010, covering such topics as chaos theory, statistics, cryptography, and computers.

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The New York Times Book of Mathematics
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Gina Bari Kolata, Paul Hoffman
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated

Presents a selection from the archives of the New York newspaper of its writings on mathematics from 1892 to 2010, covering such topics as chaos theory, statistics, cryptography, and computers.
The New York Times Book of the Dead
Language: en
Pages: 656
Authors: William McDonald
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-18 - Publisher: Hachette UK

The obituary page of The New York Times isa celebration of extraordinary lives. This groundbreaking package includes 300 obits in the book with exclusive online access to 10,000 more of the most important and fascinating obituaries the Times has ever published. The obituary page is the section many readers first
Gamma
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Julian Havil
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-31 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

"Among the many constants that appear in mathematics, [pi], e, and i are the most familiar. Following closely behind is [gamma] or gamma, a constant that arises in many mathematical areas yet remains profoundly mysterious. Introduced by the Swiss mathematician Leonhard Euler (1707-1783), who figures prominently in this book, gamma
Geometry: The Line and the Circle
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Maureen T. Carroll, Elyn Rykken
Categories: Geometry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-20 - Publisher: American Mathematical Soc.

Geometry: The Line and the Circle is an undergraduate text with a strong narrative that is written at the appropriate level of rigor for an upper-level survey or axiomatic course in geometry. Starting with Euclid's Elements, the book connects topics in Euclidean and non-Euclidean geometry in an intentional and meaningful
International Handbook of Mathematics Education
Language: en
Pages: 1368
Authors: Alan Bishop, M.A. (Ken) Clements, Christine Keitel-Kreidt, Jeremy Kilpatrick, Colette Laborde
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ALAN J. BISHOP Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia RATIONALE Mathematics Education is becoming a well-documented field with many books, journals and international conferences focusing on a variety of aspects relating to theory, research and practice. That documentation also reflects the fact that the field has expanded enormously in the last