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Everything and more : a compact history of infinity

Author: David Foster Wallace
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 2004.
Series: Great discoveries.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Norton pbk. [ed.]View all editions and formats
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The best-selling author of Infinite Jest on the two-thousand-year-old quest to understand infinity.

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Foster Wallace
ISBN: 9780393326291 0393326292
OCLC Number: 56984250
Notes: "Atlas books."
On the title page, the sign for infinity replaces the word.
Description: 344 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Great discoveries.
Responsibility: David Foster Wallace.
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"Shockingly readable.... A brilliant antidote both to boring math textbooks and to pop-culture math books that emphasize the discoverer over the discovery."

 
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