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The art of more : how mathematics created civilization

text The art of more : how mathematics created civilization

Summary
"For readers of Steven Strogatz's Infinite Powers and The Joy of x comes this illuminating exploration of the ways in which math-and the people who have mastered its inherent power through the ages-has shaped our world. In this captivating, sweepi... Read more
Contents
Introduction: Why our skill with numbers is the greatest human achievement of all -- Numbers : how we founded civilisation -- Geometry : how we conquered and created -- Algebra : how we got organised -- Calculus : how we engineered everything -- L... Read more
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vii, 320 pages :  illustrations ;  24 cm
Publisher
Pantheon Books 2022

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Kingsley Branch Library 909 BRO in New Non-fiction Available
Woodmere (Main Branch) 909 BRO in New Non-fiction Reshelving

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