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The Magic of Numbers (Dover Books on Mathematics)

By: "Bell, Eric Temple"

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 9780486267883

ISBN: 0486267881

Condition: GOOD


From one of the foremost interpreters for lay readers of the history and meaning of mathematics: a stimulating account of the origins of mathematical thought and the development of numerical theory. It probes the work of Pythagoras, Galileo, Berkeley, Einstein, and others, exploring how "number magic" has influenced religion, philosophy, science, and mathematics View more info