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The Art of the Infinite: The Pleasures of Mathematics

The Art of the Infinite: The Pleasures of Mathematics

by Robert Kaplan, Ellen Kaplan

Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING
ISBN: 9781608198887
Pages: 336
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 9 Mb
Date posting: 2020-01-18
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A classic now available in a new, expanded edition—a witty, literate, and accessible tour of the world of mathematics. The Art of the Infinite takes infinity, in its countless guises, as a touchstone for understanding mathematical thinking. Robert and Ellen Kaplan guide us through the “Republic of Numbers,” where we meet both its upstanding citizens and its more shadowy dwellers; and transport us across the plane of geometry into the unlikely ...