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Mathematics: the man-made universe; an introduction to the spirit of mathematics.

Author: Sherman K Stein
Publisher: San Francisco, W.H. Freeman [1963]
Series: Series of undergraduate books in mathematics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This highly readable volume covers a vast array of subjects, including number theory, topology, set theory, geometry, algebra, and analysis. Additional topics include primes, fundamental theory of arithmetic, rationals and irrationals, representation of numbers, congruence, probability, and more.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Ouvrages de vulgarisation
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stein, Sherman K.
Mathematics.
San Francisco, W.H. Freeman [1963]
(OCoLC)561680373
Online version:
Stein, Sherman K.
Mathematics.
San Francisco, W.H. Freeman [1963]
(OCoLC)609332097
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sherman K Stein
OCLC Number: 526952
Description: 316 pages illustrations 25 cm.
Contents: The weaver --
The complete triangle --
The primes --
The fundamental theore of arithmetic --
Rationals and irrationals.
Series Title: Series of undergraduate books in mathematics.

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This highly readable volume covers a vast array of subjects, including number theory, topology, set theory, geometry, algebra, and analysis. Additional topics include primes, fundamental theory of arithmetic, rationals and irrationals, representation of numbers, congruence, probability, and more.

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