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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

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A Tour of the Calculus

By: "Berlinski, David"

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pantheon Books:

Seller ID: 9780679426455

ISBN: 0679426450

Condition: GOOD

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Statistical Inference From Band Recovery Data - A Handbook

By: "Brownie, Anderson, Burnham, & Robson"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Fort Collins, CO", "U.S. Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service (#131)": 1977

Seller ID: 11Y002

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, interior bright and clean, exterior age soiled, faint curl to outside corners. Owner's name stamp on first interior page and covers, front and back. "" a discussion of modern methods for the detailed analysis of certain types of marking studies of animal populations...focus on bird banding studies...estimation methods and statistical testing procedures...are potentially applicable to fish tagging experiments, entomological investigations and studies of certain reptiles and amphibians..."" 212 pages including Bibliography and Appendices on Basic Mathematical Backgro... View more info

Integrated Algebra made easy Handbook 2nd Edition

By: "Casey, Mary Ann"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Topic Review Book Company:

Seller ID: 9781929099016

ISBN: 1929099010

Condition: GOOD

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Introduccion a la Logica (Original title: A Preface to Logic)

By: "Cohen, Morris R."

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Mexico, Fondo de Cultura Economica (#67): 1952

Edition: "(quinta reimpresion, 1975)"

Seller ID: 22P018

Condition: FINE / Very Good

"As new. Dust jacket has shelfwear to top edge , 1"" rip at top of back flap fold and a small rip on bottom edge. ""ofrece - mediante ensayos en que aborda sus mas senalados problemas - un amplio panorama de la actual situacion de esa ciencia..."" 254 pages. Text in Spanish." View more info

Figuring: The Joy of Numbers

By: "Devi, Sahkuntala"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, Barnes & Noble Books: 1981

Seller ID: 7-7T003

ISBN: 0064635309

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, faint age tanning of pages, clean and square. Owner's name inside front cover. ""Easy to learn shortcuts: how to add long columns in your head, multiply, divide, and find square roots quickly…tricks, puzzles…"" 157 pages." View more info

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Math Magic: The Human Calculator Shows How to Master Everyday Math Problems in Seconds

By: "Flansburg, Scott"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Perennial Currents:

Seller ID: 9780060976194

ISBN: 0060976195

Condition: GOOD

Scott Flansburg's heartfelt belief is that there are no "mathematical illiterates," just people who have not learned how to make math work for them. But millions of otherwise successful adults are afraid to balance their checkbooks and don't know how to figure interest on savings or credit. Millions of students dread their math classes and live in fear of the math section of the SAT. But, as Scott Flansburg demonstrates, anyone can put these phobias to rest and deal with essential everyday mathematical calculations with confidence. In "Math Magic, "Scott Flansburg shows the reader: ... View more info

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Economics For Dummies

By: "Flynn, Sean Masaki"

Price: $11.00

Publisher: For Dummies:

Seller ID: 9780764557262

ISBN: 0764557262

Condition: very good

If you think economics is a complicated discipline that's reserved for theorists and the intellectual elite and has nothing to do with you, think again. Economics impacts every aspect of our lives, from what we eat, to how we dress, to where we live. Economics might be complicated, but it has everything to do with you."Economics For Dummies" helps you see how your personal financial picture is influenced by the larger economic picture. When you understand how what happens on Wall Street affects Main Street and how policies emanating from the White House impact the finances in your house, yo... View more info

Conceptos fundamentales de algebra boolean

By: "Grigori, Arturo"

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Mexico, Editorial Trillas: 1973

Edition: (Primera edicion)

Seller ID: 11H012

Condition: FINE

"As new. ""El origen del algebra booleana se remonta a los investigaciones de calculo proposicional, como una estructura abstracta, realizadas principalmente por el matematico y logico ingles Geore Boole (18115-1864)."" Text in Spanish." View more info

Dictionary of Mathematical Sciences - Worterbuch der Mathematischen Wissenschaften: Volume I German-English + Volume II English-German (2 books)

By: "Herland, Leo"

Price: $39.95

Publisher: NY, Frederick Ungar Publishing Co.: c1954

Seller ID: 1DH004

Condition: NEAR FINE

"Tight, bright, clean and square. Slight rubbing to spine ends and cover corners. Owner's name stamped inside front cover. No dust jacket (probably as issued). 2 volumes, 235 and 336 pages respectively. German to English and English to German. Bilingual (English and German) reference "" for major subjects of mathematics and geometry...mathematical logic, statistics...commercial arithmetic...physics, astronomy..."", 6.5x9.5x1.75"" (16.2x24x4.5cm)" View more info

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"Reading Statistics and Research (with Research Navigator), Fourth Edition"

By: "Huck, Schuyler W."

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon:

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 9780205380817

ISBN: 0205380816

Condition: GOOD

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Short-Cut Math (Dover Books on Mathematics)

By: "Kelly, Gerard W."

Price: $1.50

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 9780486246116

ISBN: 0486246116

Condition: GOOD

Clear, concise compendium of about 150 time-saving math short-cuts features faster, easier ways to add, subtract, multiply, and divide. Each problem includes an explanation of the method, a step-by-step solution, the short-cut solution, and proof, as well as an explanation of why it works. No special math ability needed. View more info

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Let's Review Integrated Algebra (Let's Review Series)

By: "Leff M.S., Lawrence"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9781438000176

ISBN: 1438000170

Condition: very good

Using many step-by-step demonstration examples, helpful diagrams, informative "Math Fact" summaries, and graphing calculator approaches, this book presents: A clearly organized chapter-by-chapter review of all New York State Regents Integrated Algebra topics Exercise sections within each chapter with a large sampling of Regents-type multiple-choice and extended-response questions Recent New York State Regents Integrated Algebra Exam Answers are provided for all questions in the exercise sections and all questions on the Regents exam. View more info

Recreational Problems in Geometric Dissections & How to Solve Them: Over 400 Figures with Puzzles & Solutions

By: "Lindgren, Harry (Revised & Enlarged by Greg Frederickson)"

Price: $36.95

Publisher: NY, Dover: 1972

Seller ID: 19T028

Condition: VERY GOOD

"As new except for faint crease in surface lamination and clipped corner on title page. ""If you are looking for something unique, try your hand at geometric dissections. Geometric dissections are puzzles based on the art of cutting up one geometric figure into pieces which can be reassembled to form another as few pieces as possible..."" 184 pages." View more info

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Bob Miller's Calc for the Cluless: Calc II

By: "Miller, Bob"

Price: $5.45

Publisher: McGraw-Hill:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780070434097

ISBN: 0070434093

Condition: GOOD

Bob Miller's humor-laced, step-by-step learning tips make even the most difficult math problems routine. Based on more than 28 years of teaching and student feedback, his easy-to-grasp strategies give students much-needed confidence. View more info

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The Active Practice of Statistics

By: "Moore, David S."

Price: $4.95

Publisher: NY, W.H.Freeman: 1997

Edition: "(3rd printing, 2000)"

Seller ID: 95X002

ISBN: 0716731401

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Tight, bright, clean, slight curl. No CD. A few marks on ""Contents"" page. Bumped corners. ""a complete text for the learning of Statistics that assumes student access to the first-rate software (Activ Stats, The Active Practice of Statistics) for learning and doing statistics.""" View more info

The Clockmaker's Apprentice

By: "Myhill, Carl S."

Price: $47.95

Publisher: "Lexington, MA", Ginn Custom Publishing: 1983

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7NY013

ISBN: 0536042349

Condition: VERY GOOD+

" Tight, slight page yellowing, clean except for a small stain on the exterior page edges, tilted. Hinge crease and rubbing and light edgewear to covers. A unique combination of Fantasy (the IsoHexian empire) and problem solving Mathematics (algebra). Designed to improve algebraic skills in a readable math book! 162 pages.10-5/8"" x 8-1/4""" View more info

Niels Henrik Abel: Et geni og hans samtid

By: "Ore, Oystein"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Oslo, Norway", Gyldendal Norsk Forlag: 1954

Seller ID: 19H013

Condition: VERY GOOD-/ Fair dj

"Tight, bright, clean, slight tilt. Sun faded spine. Dust jacket is present but is faded with ragged top edge and spine bottom, with several other small rips. 312 pages. "" Biografi av norsk matematiker som ""viste at det var umulig å løse quintic likningen i radikaler ... oppfunnet gruppeteori ... skrev et monumentalt arbeid på elliptiske funksjoner ...:"" Biography of Norwegian mathematician who ""proved the impossibility of solving the quintic equation in radicals...invented group theory...wrote a monumental work on elliptic functions "" 317 in... View more info

Beyond Numeracy

By: "Paulos, John Allen"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780140145748

ISBN: 0140145745

Condition: GOOD

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A Mathematician Reads the Newspaper

By: "Paulos, John Allen"

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780385482547

ISBN: 038548254X

Condition: GOOD

With the same user-friendly, quirky, and perceptive approach that made "Innumeracy" a bestseller, John Allen Paulos travels though the pages of the daily newspaper showing how math and numbers are a key element in many of the articles we read every day. From the Senate, SATs, and sex, to crime, celebrities, and cults, he takes stories that may not seem to involve mathematics at all and demonstrates how a lack of mathematical knowledge can hinder our understanding of them. View more info