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Beautiful mathematics

Author: Martin J Erickson
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Mathematical Association of America, ©2011.
Series: MAA spectrum.
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Mathematical ideas with aesthetic appeal for any mathematically minded person.

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Erickson, Martin J., 1963-
Beautiful mathematics.
Washington, D.C. : Mathematical Association of America, c2011
(DLC) 2011939398
(OCoLC)760290943
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Martin J Erickson
ISBN: 9781614445098 1614445095
OCLC Number: 796662359
Notes: "Errata : index" (replacement pages 169-175) inserted.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 177 p.) : ill.
Contents: Imaginative words --
Intriguing images --
Captivating formulas --
Delightful theorems --
Pleasing proofs --
Elegant solutions --
Creative problems --
Harmonius foundations --
Eye-opening explorations.
Series Title: MAA spectrum.
Responsibility: Martin Erickson.

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Acknowledgment of source is missing

by m759 (WorldCat user published 2013-06-22) Poor Permalink

In "Beautiful Mathematics," pages 106-108, section 5.17, "A Group of Operations," Martin Erickson does not acknowledge any source.

That section, on a group of 322,560 permutations generated by permuting the rows, columns, and quadrants of a 4x4 array, is based on the Cullinane diamond theorem....
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