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Mathematical Snapshots : H. Steinhaus :
You'll even find problems which mathematical ingenuity can solve but the computer cannot. No knowledge of calculus or analytic geometry is necessary to enjoy these games and puzzles. With basic mathematical skills and the desire to meet a challenge you can put yourself to the test and win.
Coxeter: Through the Looking Glass Harold Scott MacDonald Coxeter — is one of the greatest geometers of the last century, or of any century, for that matter. Coxeter was associated with the University of Toronto for sixty years, the author of twelve books regarded as classics in their field, a student of Hermann Weyl in the s, and a colleague of the intriguing Dutch artist and printmaker Maurits Escher in the s.
In the Author's Own Words: "I'm a Platonist — a follower of Plato — who believes that one didn't invent these sorts of things, that one discovers them. In a sense, all these mathematical facts are right there waiting to be discovered. Shortest Paths Locating Schools. Straight Lines Circles Symmetry.
Mathematical Recreations and Essays
Cubes Spiders Honeycombs and Bricks. Platonic Solids Crystals. SoapBubbles Earth and Moon. Squirrels Screws Candles. Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed. Mathematical Snapshots Hugo Steinhaus. Dover Publications, Dover Publications.
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