Great Maths Books

A Listmania! list by K. Slusar "slusa" (Warwick, UK)
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Fermat's Last Theorem
1.  Fermat's Last Theorem by Simon Singh
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  "This has to be about the best popular maths book ever, in all of infinity."
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The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: Story of Paul Erdos and the Search for Mathematical Truth
2.  The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: Story of Paul Erdos and the Search for Mathematical Truth by Paul Hoffman
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  "I havn't yet finished this book - maths books take me ages, but so far its great. I wish i had an Erdos number :-("
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The Penguin Dictionary of Curious and Interesting Numbers (Penguin Press Science)
3.  The Penguin Dictionary of Curious and Interesting Numbers (Penguin Press Science) by David Wells
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  "Ignore the weird geeky guy on the front this is a great book for dipping into."
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The Thirteen Books of The Elements: Volume 1: Books 1 and 2
4.  The Thirteen Books of The Elements: Volume 1: Books 1 and 2 by Euclid
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  "Kay, so this should probably be on a wish list and not here - but doesn't it look amazing."
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Everything and More: A Compact History of [Infinity Symbol]
5.  Everything and More: A Compact History of [Infinity Symbol] by David Foster Wallace
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  "This looks really great, not too hard going either."
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The Music of the Primes: Why an unsolved problem in mathematics matters
6.  The Music of the Primes: Why an unsolved problem in mathematics matters by Marcus du Sautoy
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  "So far so good. Course, the second halves are always harder."
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