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The loom of God : tapestries of mathematics and mysticism

Author: Clifford A Pickover
Publisher: New York : Sterling, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a lively, intelligent synthesis of math, mysticism, and science fiction, Clifford Pickover explains the eternal magic of numbers.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clifford A Pickover
ISBN: 9781402764004 1402764006
OCLC Number: 319209233
Description: 287 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Clifford A. Pickover.

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From the mysterious cult of Pythagoras and the awesome mechanics of Stonehenge to the 'gargoyles' and fractals on computers, this book explains the eternal magic of numbers. It explores how  Read more...

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