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The Little Book of Mathematical Principles

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By: Robert Solomon

224 pages, over 30 b&w line drawings

New Holland Publishers

Paperback | Oct 2008 | #179341 | ISBN-13: 9781847730602
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The Little Book of Mathematical Principles explains over 120 laws, principles, equations, paradoxes and theorems that are the foundation of modern mathematics. Making serious maths simple, it explains Fibonacci numbers, Zeno's paradoxes and Euclid's Elements, as well as those essentials such as chaos theory, game theory and, of course, the game of life.This book is arranged in chronological order and is excellent either for dipping into or for reading from cover to cover for a thorough and engaging understanding of mathematics.

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Dr Robert Solomon has written over 30 books, including several textbooks. He has conducted research into mathematical logic and set theory and has taught at schools and universities in the United Kingdom and Africa.

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