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  • Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

    Deluxe Illustrated E-Reader Edition

    by Edwin A. Abbott

    The "Deluxe Illustrated E-Reader Edition" of Flatland is the edition you've been waiting for; a nicely formatted e-reader edition of the classic novella Flatland, including all original illustrations, a table of contents, original footnotes, and bonus footnotes. "The best introduction one can find into the manner of perceiving dimensions." -- Isaac Asimov. First published in 1884, Edwin A. Abbott ... Read more

    $1.52 AUD

  • The (Mis)Behaviour of Markets

    A Fractal View of Risk, Ruin and Reward

    by Benoit B. Mandelbrot and 1 more

    This international bestseller, which foreshadowed a market crash, explains why it could happen again if we don't act now. Fractal geometry is the mathematics of roughness: how to reduce the outline of a jagged leaf or static in a computer connection to a few simple mathematical properties. With his fractal tools, Mandelbrot has got to the bottom of how financial markets really work. He finds they ... Read more

    $15.17 AUD

  • Euclid's Window

    The Story of Geometry from Parallel Lines to Hyperspace

    by Leonard Mlodinow

    Through Euclid's Window, Leonard Mlondinow brilliantly and delightfully leads us on a journey through five revolutions in geometry, from the Greek concept of parallel lines to the latest notions of hyperspace. This new, refreshing, alternative history of maths reveals how simple questions anyone might ask about space in the living room or in some other galaxy have been the hidden engine of science ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Measurement

    by Paul Lockhart

    Lockhart’s Mathematician’s Lament outlined how we introduce math to students in the wrong way. Measurement explains how math should be done. With plain English and pictures, he makes complex ideas about shape and motion intuitive and graspable, and offers a solution to math phobia by introducing us to math as an artful way of thinking and living. ... Read more

    $23.31 AUD

  • Geometry Part 2

    by BarCharts and 1 more

    This guide picks up where the Geometry Part 1 guide left off. It contains information on: geometric principles & formulas, polygon relationships, circles, trapezoids, parallelograms, rhombuses, central & inscribed angles, triangles & parallel line diagrams plus much more! ... Read more

    $8.24 AUD

  • Geometry Part 1

    by BarCharts and 1 more

    This guide contains the fundamental structure of geometry. Topics covered include: geometric formulas, description of undefined terms, defined terms, lines & line segments, planes, angels, rays and much more. ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • The Maths Book

    Big Ideas Simply Explained

    by DK and 1 more

    series Big Ideas
    See how maths' infinite mysteries and beauty unfold in this captivating educational book!Discover more than 85 of the most important mathematical ideas, theorems, and proofs ever devised with this beautifully illustrated book. Get to know the great minds whose revolutionary discoveries changed our world today.You don't have to be a maths genius to follow along with this book! This brilliant book ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Hidden Harmonies

    The Lives and Times of the Pythagorean Theorem

    by Ellen Kaplan and 1 more

    A squared plus b squared equals c squared. Itsounds simple, doesn't it? Yet this familiar expression is a gatewayinto the riotous garden of mathematics, and sends us on a journey ofexploration in the company of two inspired guides, acclaimed authorsRobert and Ellen Kaplan. With wit, verve, and clarity, they trace thelife of the Pythagorean theorem, from ancient Babylon to the present,visiting ... Read more

    $19.68 AUD

  • Fractal Delight

    by Kevin Dwyer

    Fractal Delight is a collection of fractal based imagery with some 3D mixed in. These are the foundations for my video production whereby I play with colours and shapes before I embark on the task of creating an animation. They can be viewed on a tablet sideways or on a larger scale by downloading the PDF from Smashwords and rotating it 90 degrees as the pictures are mostly landscape. Kd. ... Read more

    Free

  • String, Straightedge and Shadow: The Story of Geometry

    by Julia E. Diggins

    In this beautifully illustrated classic reader, Julia E. Diggins masterfully recreates the story of geometry. Using three simple tools — the string, the straightedge, and the shadow — early mathematicians discovered the basic principles and constructions of elementary geometry.This book reveals how these discoveries related to the ancient civilizations of Mesopotamia, Egypt, and Greece. Diggins ... Read more

    $10.74 AUD

  • A Certain Ambiguity

    A Mathematical Novel (New in Paper)

    by Gaurav Suri and 1 more

    While taking a class on infinity at Stanford in the late 1980s, Ravi Kapoor discovers that he is confronting the same mathematical and philosophical dilemmas that his mathematician grandfather had faced many decades earlier--and that had landed him in jail. Charged under an obscure blasphemy law in a small New Jersey town in 1919, Vijay Sahni is challenged by a skeptical judge to defend his belief ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

  • Heavenly Mathematics

    The Forgotten Art of Spherical Trigonometry

    by Glen Van Brummelen

    Spherical trigonometry was at the heart of astronomy and ocean-going navigation for two millennia. The discipline was a mainstay of mathematics education for centuries, and it was a standard subject in high schools until the 1950s. Today, however, it is rarely taught. Heavenly Mathematics traces the rich history of this forgotten art, revealing how the cultures of classical Greece, medieval Islam, ... Read more

    $25.51 AUD

  • Geometry: 1,001 Practice Problems For Dummies (+ Free Online Practice)

    by Allen Ma and 1 more

    Practice makes perfect! Get perfect with a thousand and one practice problems!1,001 Geometry Practice Problems For Dummies gives you 1,001 opportunities to practice solving problems that deal with core geometry topics, such as points, lines, angles, and planes, as well as area and volume of shapes. You'll also find practice problems on more advanced topics, such as proofs, theorems, and postulates ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD

  • Geometry For Dummies

    by Mark Ryan

    Hit the geometry wall? Get up and running with this no-nonsense guide!Does the thought of geometry make you jittery? You're not alone. Fortunately, this down-to-earth guide helps you approach it from a new angle, making it easier than ever to conquer your fears and score your highest in geometry. From getting started with geometry basics to making friends with lines and angles, you'll be proving ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD

  • How to Fold It

    The Mathematics of Linkages, Origami and Polyhedra

    by Joseph O’Rourke

    What do proteins and pop-up cards have in common? How is opening a grocery bag different from opening a gift box? How can you cut out the letters for a whole word all at once with one straight scissors cut? How many ways are there to flatten a cube? With the help of 200 colour figures, author Joseph O'Rourke explains these fascinating folding problems starting from high school algebra and geometry ... Read more

    $35.52 AUD

  • The Original Area Mazes, Volume 2

    100 More Addictive Puzzles to Solve with Simple Math—and Clever Logic!

    by Naoki Inaba and 1 more

    series Original Area Mazes
    The rules are simple . . . The math is easy . . . The puzzles get harder and harder!Hooked on area mazes? YOU’RE IN LUCK! Volume Two delivers 100 more puzzles. Your quest is to navigate a network of rectangles to find a missing value. Just remember:Area = length × widthUse spatial reasoning to find helpful relationshipsWhole numbers are all you need. You can always get the answer without using ... Read more

    $5.93 AUD

  • Exact Trigonometric Table for all Angles

    by Bhava Nath Dahal

    Breaking Classical Rules in Trigonometry-Mission 2050.Exact radical values of all integer angles and polygon based on newly developed method named as Precise-Rewritten method of exact values in trigonometry. ... Read more

    Free

  • Geometric Formulas (Speedy Study Guides)

    by Speedy Publishing

    You will learn to appreciate geometric formulas when they're arranged in an easy-to-understand manner like in this study guide. You can quickly glance at certain formulas to be reminded on how problems involving them are solved. There are things to remember listed in order, as well as reviews of concepts to help you find the right answers. You know you need this so pick a copy right away! ... Read more

    $4.59 AUD

  • Pythagorean Triangles

    by Waclaw Sierpinski

    series Dover Books on Mathematics
    The Pythagorean Theorem is one of the fundamental theorems of elementary geometry, and Pythagorean triangles — right triangles whose sides are natural numbers — have been studied by mathematicians since antiquity. In this classic text, a brilliant Polish mathematician explores the intriguing mathematical relationships in such triangles.Starting with "primitive" Pythagorean triangles, the text ... Read more

    $19.89 AUD

  • A Geometry of Music

    Harmony and Counterpoint in the Extended Common Practice

    by Dmitri Tymoczko

    series Oxford Studies in Music Theory
    How is the Beatles' "Help!" similar to Stravinsky's "Dance of the Adolescents?" How does Radiohead's "Just" relate to the improvisations of Bill Evans? And how do Chopin's works exploit the non-Euclidean geometry of musical chords? In this groundbreaking work, author Dmitri Tymoczko describes a new framework for thinking about music that emphasizes the commonalities among styles from medieval ... Read more

    $73.25 AUD

  • Complex Analysis

    by Ian Stewart and 1 more

    This new edition of a classic textbook develops complex analysis from the established theory of real analysis by emphasising the differences that arise as a result of the richer geometry of the complex plane. Key features of the authors' approach are to use simple topological ideas to translate visual intuition to rigorous proof, and, in this edition, to address the conceptual conflicts between ... Read more

    $37.39 AUD

  • FLATLAND - A Romance of Many Dimensions (The Distinguished Chiron Edition)

    by Edwin Abbott

    This special edition is a distinguished vintage reproduction, of the 1884 satirical novella Flatland, by the English schoolmaster Edwin Abbott. Meticulously elaborated by the editorial team of Chiron Academic Press in collaboration with the renowned literature publisher Edition l'Aleph (www.l-aleph.com), this special edition, pays particular attention to the very authentic details of the editorial ... Read more

    $1.10 AUD

  • Geometry

    by David A. Brannan and 2 more

    This is an undergraduate textbook that reveals the intricacies of geometry. The approach used is that a geometry is a space together with a set of transformations of that space (as argued by Klein in his Erlangen programme). The authors explore various geometries: affine, projective, inversive, non-Euclidean and spherical. In each case the key results are explained carefully, and the relationships ... Read more

    $59.83 AUD

  • The Fourth Dimension Simply Explained

    by Henry P. Manning

    series Dover Books on Mathematics
    To remove the contents of an egg without puncturing its shell or to drink the liquor in a bottle without removing the cork is clearly unthinkable — or is it? Understanding the world of Einstein and curved space requires a logical conception of the fourth dimension.This readable, informative volume provides an excellent introduction to that world, with 22 essays that employ a minimum of mathematics ... Read more

    $24.50 AUD