Mathematical Mountaintops

Mathematical Mountaintops

The Five Most Famous Problems of All Time

Book - 2001
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In this brilliant account of mathematicians in action, Casti invites readers to scale mathematical peaks as he recreates solutions to the five greatest mathematical problems of all time. 30 halftones and line illustrations.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001
ISBN: 9780195141719
0195141717
Branch Call Number: QA43 .C35 2001x
Characteristics: 177 p., [3] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm

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lawrence80
Aug 14, 2012

A great read. The author does a good job of presenting difficult mathematics in a readable manner. The explanations are on the level of 1st year college student or avid math reader. But who else would be reading this book?

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