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The Mathematical Tourist Hardcover – 7 Jul 1988

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  • Hardcover: 240 pages
  • Publisher: W.H.Freeman & Co Ltd; First Edition edition (7 July 1988)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0716719533
  • ISBN-13: 978-0716719533
  • Product Dimensions: 2.5 x 16.3 x 24.3 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,528,577 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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The science writer Ivars Peterson conducts the reader through the world of modern mathematics.

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Iris Dozer
4.0 out of 5 starsMath for Inquisitive!
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5.0 out of 5 starsGreat tour!
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Kersi Von Zerububbel
5.0 out of 5 starsA beautiful tour across the mathematical spectrum...
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