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Published: 03 March 2020

192 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198852247

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Pythagoras' Legacy

Mathematics in Ten Great Ideas

Marcel Danesi

  • Interconnected history of ten mathematical ideas that are treated as a chain of events rather than isolated instances
  • Loaded with 50 thought-provoking puzzles that allow the reader to explore what they have learned practically and solidify understanding
  • It is easy to read, and it brings out the fact that mathematics is for everyone, not just experts

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