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  • The Irrationals

    A Story of the Numbers You Can't Count On

    by Julian Havil ...
    The ancient Greeks discovered them, but it wasn't until the nineteenth century that irrational numbers were properly understood and rigorously defined, and even today not all their mysteries have been revealed. In The Irrationals, the first popular and comprehensive book on the subject, Julian Havil tells the story of irrational numbers and the mathematicians who have tackled their challenges, ... Read more

    $24.63 AUD

  • The Universe of Numbers

    by Ruth Phelps ...
    From antiquity, the strangest of systems attempting to reveal the universe has been that of numbers. This book goes back to the mystical meaning and inherent virtue of numbers. It discusses the Qabalistic writings contained in the Sepher Yezirah, and correlates the teachings of Pythagoras, Plato, Hermes Trismegistus, Philo, Plotinus, Boehme, Bacon, Fludd, and others who have explored this ... Read more

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  • Fermat's Proof to his "Last Theorem" [A Restoration]

    by Jack Gerber ...
    The Holy Grail of mathematics revealed in a truly 17th-century numerical and geometrical proof as a letter by Fermat to a colleague. This will withstand all challenges. ... Read more

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  • Love and Math

    The Heart of Hidden Reality

    An awesome, globe-spanning, and New York Times bestselling journey through the beauty and power of mathematicsWhat if you had to take an art class in which you were only taught how to paint a fence? What if you were never shown the paintings of van Gogh and Picasso, weren't even told they existed? Alas, this is how math is taught, and so for most of us it becomes the intellectual equivalent of ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • The Book of Numbers

    From zero to infinity, The Book of Numbers is a handy-sized volume which opens up a new realm of knowledge. Where else in one place could you find out how the illegal numbers racket worked, what makes some people see numbers as colours, why the standard US rail gauge exactly matches the axle width of an ancient Roman chariot, and the numerological connection between Adolf Hitler and Osama Bin ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • Sum Of All The Integers From Fibonacci(n-1) To Fibonacci(n)

    The sum of all the integers from Fibonacci(n-1) to Fibonacci(n) has two properties.The quotient between two consecutive terms of these series tends to Phi squared and the terms of these sums are primefree. ... Read more

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  • Single Digits

    In Praise of Small Numbers

    The remarkable properties of the numbers one through nineIn Single Digits, Marc Chamberland takes readers on a fascinating exploration of small numbers, from one to nine, looking at their history, applications, and connections to various areas of mathematics, including number theory, geometry, chaos theory, numerical analysis, and mathematical physics. For instance, why do eight perfect card ... Read more

    $22.87 AUD

  • Thinking Better: The Art of the Shortcut

    How do you remember more and forget less?How can you earn more and become more creative just by moving house?And how do you pack a car boot most efficiently?This is your shortcut to the art of the shortcut.Mathematics is full of better ways of thinking, and with over 2,000 years of knowledge to draw on, Oxford mathematician Marcus du Sautoy interrogates his passion for shortcuts in this fresh and ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Wonders of Numbers

    Adventures in Mathematics, Mind, and Meaning

    Who were the five strangest mathematicians in history? What are the ten most interesting numbers? Jam-packed with thought-provoking mathematical mysteries, puzzles, and games, Wonders of Numbers will enchant even the most left-brained of readers. Hosted by the quirky Dr. Googol--who resides on a remote island and occasionally collaborates with Clifford Pickover--Wonders of Numbers focuses on ... Read more

    $24.19 AUD

  • The Invention of Numbers

    Numbers are at the heart of the existence of the universe and everything in it, and yet a lot of us have little understanding of their creation, let alone their part in philosophy, art, music, physics, literature, religion and computing.Dr Bentley's fascinating history of the origins of numbers will unlock the secrets of these things that we take for granted and shows how numbers seem to take on ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Numbers: A Very Short Introduction

    series Very Short Introductions
    Numbers are integral to our everyday lives and feature in everything we do. In this Very Short Introduction Peter M. Higgins, the renowned mathematics writer, unravels the world of numbers; demonstrating its richness, and providing a comprehensive view of the idea of the number. Higgins paints a picture of the number world, considering how the modern number system matured over centuries. ... Read more

    $11.43 AUD

  • Algebraic Theory of Numbers

    Translated from the French by Allan J. Silberger

    by Pierre Samuel ...
    series Dover Books on Mathematics
    Algebraic number theory introduces students not only to new algebraic notions but also to related concepts: groups, rings, fields, ideals, quotient rings and quotient fields, homomorphisms and isomorphisms, modules, and vector spaces. Author Pierre Samuel notes that students benefit from their studies of algebraic number theory by encountering many concepts fundamental to other branches of ... Read more

    $16.40 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Stalking The Riemann Hypothesis

    Like a hunter who sees 'a bit of blood' on the trail, that's how Princeton mathematician Peter Sarnak describes the feeling of chasing an idea that seems to have a chance of success. If this is so, then the jungle of abstractions that is mathematics is full of frenzied hunters these days. They are out stalking big game: the resolution of 'The Riemann Hypothesis', seems to be in their sights. The ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Elementary Number Theory

    Second Edition

    series Dover Books on Mathematics
    Ideal for a first course in number theory, this lively, engaging text requires only a familiarity with elementary algebra and the properties of real numbers. Author Underwood Dudley, who has written a series of popular mathematics books, maintains that the best way to learn mathematics is by solving problems. In keeping with this philosophy, the text includes nearly 1,000 exercises and problems ... Read more

    $22.39 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Understanding Numbers: Simplify life's mathematics. Decode the world around you.

    20 thought-provoking lessons

    series BUILD+BECOME
    "Simple, clear explanations of twenty ways in which mathematics helps us to understand practical issues of everyday life. Suitable for teenagers and adults, and beautifully produced. Highly recommended!" - Professor Ian Stewart, bestselling author of The Cabinet of Mathematical CuriositiesMathematics is an indispensable tool for life. From the systems that underpin our newsfeeds, through to the ... Read more

    $18.03 AUD

  • Elliptic Tales

    Curves, Counting, and Number Theory

    A look at one of the most exciting unsolved problems in mathematics todayElliptic Tales describes the latest developments in number theory by looking at one of the most exciting unsolved problems in contemporary mathematics—the Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer Conjecture. In this book, Avner Ash and Robert Gross guide readers through the mathematics they need to understand this captivating problem.The ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

  • Imagining Numbers

    (Particularly the Square Root of Minus Fifteen)

    by Barry Mazur ...
    The book shows how the art of mathematical imagining is not as mysterious as it seems. Drawing on a variety of artistic resources the author reveals how anyone can begin to visualize the enigmatic 'imaginary numbers' that first baffled mathematicians in the 16th century. ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Modern Cryptography

    Applied Mathematics for Encryption and Information Security

    This textbook is a practical yet in depth guide to cryptography and its principles and practices. The book places cryptography in real-world security situations using the hands-on information contained throughout the chapters. Prolific author Dr. Chuck Easttom lays out essential math skills and fully explains how to implement cryptographic algorithms in today's data protection landscape. Readers ... Read more

    $76.55 AUD

  • Elemente der Arithmetik und Algebra

    Das Buch richtet sich an Studierende der Mathematik in Lehramtsstudiengängen aller Schulstufen und in polyvalent angelegten Bachelor-Studiengängen. Es vermittelt die Grundlagen der Arithmetik, der elementaren Zahlentheorie und der Algebra sowie interessante Vertiefungen dieser Gebiete.Die vorliegende 6. Auflage ist vollständig überarbeitet und in den einführenden Kapiteln zur Arithmetik und zur ... Read more

    $36.07 AUD

  • The Eigenbook

    Eigenvarieties, families of Galois representations, p-adic L-functions

    series Pathways in Mathematics
    This book discusses the p-adic modular forms, the eigencurve that parameterize them, and the p-adic L-functions one can associate to them. These theories and their generalizations to automorphic forms for group of higher ranks are of fundamental importance in number theory.For graduate students and newcomers to this field, the book provides a solid introduction to this highly active area of ... Read more

    $89.09 AUD

  • A Survey of Fractal Dimensions of Networks

    series SpringerBriefs in Computer Science
    Many different fractal dimensions have been proposed for networks. In A Survey of Fractal Dimensions of Networks the theory and computation of the most important of these dimensions are reviewed, including the box counting dimension, the correlation dimension, the mass dimension, the transfinite fractal dimension, the information dimension, the generalized dimensions (which provide a way to ... Read more

    $81.06 AUD

  • Logic, Mathematics, and Computer Science

    Modern Foundations with Practical Applications

    This text for the first or second year undergraduate in mathematics, logic, computer science, or social sciences, introduces the reader to logic, proofs, sets, and number theory. It also serves as an excellent independent study reference and resource for instructors. Adapted from Foundations of Logic and Mathematics: Applications to Science and Cryptography © 2002 Birkhӓuser,this second edition ... Read more

    $80.18 AUD

  • Pseudodifferential Equations Over Non-Archimedean Spaces

    series Lecture Notes in Mathematics #2174
    Focusing on p-adic and adelic analogues of pseudodifferential equations, this monograph presents a very general theory of parabolic-type equations and their Markov processes motivated by their connection with models of complex hierarchic systems. The Gelfand-Shilov method for constructing fundamental solutions using local zeta functions is developed in a p-adic setting and several particular ... Read more

    $54.00 AUD

  • Unterrichtsstunde: Welche Zahl kommt jetzt?

    Unterrichtsentwurf aus dem Jahr 2007 im Fachbereich Mathematik - Zahlentheorie, Note: 1, , 7 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: 'Welche Zahl kommt jetzt?' - Durch die differenzierte Auseinandersetzung mit Zahlreihenfolgen (Zahlen auf der Hundertertafel markieren, Folgen erkennen und als Punktmuster und in Ziffernschreibweise fortsetzen) entdecken die Kinder arithmetische ... Read more

    $16.05 AUD