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Gödel, Escher, Bach : an eternal golden braid

Author: Douglas R Hofstadter
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Vintage books edView all editions and formats
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Godel, Escher, Bach is a Pulitzer Prize--winning treatise exploring patterns and symbols in the thinking of mathematician Kurt Godel, artist M. C. Escher and composer Johann Sebastian Bach. A  Read more...

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Named Person: Johann Sebastian Bach; M C Escher; Kurt Gödel; Johann Sebastian Bach; M C Escher; Kurt Gödel
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas R Hofstadter
ISBN: 0465026567 9780465026562 0394756827 9780394756820
OCLC Number: 225590743
Notes: Originally published: Brighton : Harvester Press, 1979.
Description: xxi, 777 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Douglas R. Hofstadter.

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