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The World of Mathematics, Volume 4 by James…

The World of Mathematics, Volume 4 (1956)

by James R. Newman

Other authors: Edwin A. Abbott (Contributor), W. W. Rouse Ball (Contributor), W. E. H. Berwick (Contributor), George David Birkhoff (Contributor), T. J. I'A. Bromwich (Contributor)22 more, Lewis Carroll (Contributor), Robert M. Coates (Contributor), Richard Courant (Contributor), Augustus De Morgan (Contributor), G. H. Hardy (Contributor), Aldous Huxley (Contributor), Sir James Jeans (Contributor), Edward Kasner (Contributor), George E. Kimball (Contributor), Frederick William Lanchester (Contributor), Stephen Leacock (Contributor), Russell Maloney (Contributor), Phillip M. Morse (Contributor), Henri Poincaré (Contributor), Herbert Robbins (Contributor), Claude Shannon (Contributor), Oswald Spengler (Contributor), Jonathan Swift (Contributor), A. M. Turing (Contributor), John von Neumann (Contributor), Sylvia Townsend Warner (Contributor), Leslie A. White (Contributor)

Series: The World of Mathematics (4)

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Newman, James R.primary authorall editionsconfirmed
Abbott, Edwin A.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ball, W. W. RouseContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Berwick, W. E. H.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Birkhoff, George DavidContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bromwich, T. J. I'A.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Carroll, LewisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Coates, Robert M.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Courant, RichardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
De Morgan, AugustusContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hardy, G. H.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Huxley, AldousContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jeans, Sir JamesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kasner, EdwardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kimball, George E.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lanchester, Frederick WilliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Leacock, StephenContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Maloney, RussellContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Morse, Phillip M.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Poincaré, HenriContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Robbins, HerbertContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Shannon, ClaudeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Spengler, OswaldContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Swift, JonathanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Turing, A. M.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
von Neumann, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Warner, Sylvia TownsendContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
White, Leslie A.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Vol. 4 of a monumental 4-volume set covers such topics as mathematical machines, mathematics in warfare, a mathematical theory of art, mathematics of the good, mathematics in literature, mathematics and music, and amusements, puzzles, and fancies. Individual contributions by A. M. Turing, Aldous Huxley, Sir James Jeans, Lewis Carroll, and other notables.

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