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The Mathematical Tourist, Snapshots of…

The Mathematical Tourist, Snapshots of Modern Mathematics (original 1988; edition 1988)

by Ivars Peterson

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A somewhat technical book that explains concepts in mathematics from both the present and the past.
Title:The Mathematical Tourist, Snapshots of Modern Mathematics
Authors:Ivars Peterson
Info:New York: W.H. Freeman & Company, 1988 (1988), Hardcover
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The Mathematical Tourist: Snapshots of Modern Mathematics by Ivars Peterson (1988)

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  Budzul | Jun 1, 2008 |
Interesting group of topics, but written to simply for the analytical and too obtusely for the novice. ( )
  jpsnow | Apr 13, 2008 |
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