Presents 33 essays on such topics as statistics and the design of experiments, group theory, the mathematics of infinity, the mathematical way of thinking, the unreasonableness of mathematics, and mathematics as an art. A reprint of volume 3 of the four-volume edition originally published by Simon and Schuster in 1956. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com).... 17, 61-63; polyhedra, tabulation, 723; problems, classification, 91; projective geometry, 632; prolixity, 38; aquot;symmetric, aquot; use of ... 191 /n., a#39; Greek Mathematics, Manual o/, 76, 191 /n. ... Hamilton, William Rowan: algebraic discoveries, 76; biography, 161; Characteristic Function, 161, 162, 164; dynamics, laws of, 659; least action, principle, 110, 132; quaternions, 76, ... 127 Harmonics (Ptolemy), 232 harmony, applications, 671 Harmony, Elements of (Aristoxenus), 192 Harriot, Thomas, 23anbsp;...

Title | : | The World of Mathematics |

Author | : | James Roy Newman |

Publisher | : | Courier Corporation - 2000 |

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