Math's infinite mysteries and beauty unfold in this follow-up
to the best-selling "The Science Book". Beginning
millions of years ago with ancient ant odometers and moving through
time to our modern-day quest for new dimensions, it covers 250
milestones in mathematical history. 528 pp.
Ausstattung/Bilder: full colour illustrations throughout, includes photographs, 250 illustrations
Abmessung: 214mm x 187mm x 45mm
Praise for "The Math Book" and Clifford Pickover: "Pickover contemplates realms beyond our known reality."--"The New York Times""I can't imagine anybody whose minds won't be stretched by [Pickover's] books."--Arthur C. Clarke"Bucky Fuller thought big, Arthur C. Clarke thinks big, but Cliff Pickover outdoes them both."--WIRED
Clifford A. Pickover received his PhD from Yale in Biophysics and Biochemistry and has written more than 40 books and over 200 articles. Currently, he is a writer, editor for a scientific journal and serves on the editorial board for Odyssey, Leonardo, and YLEM.