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The book of numbers

Author: John Horton Conway; Richard K Guy
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English
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[In this text, the authors'] aim is to bring to the inquisitive reader without particular mathematical background an explanation of the multitudinous ways in which the word "number" is used.-Pref
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: John Horton Conway; Richard K Guy
OCLC Number: 51307052
Notes: Originally published: New York, NY : Copernicus, ©1996.
Description: 1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Romance of numbers --
Figures from figures, doing arithmetic and algebra by geometry --
What come next? --
Famous families of numbers --
Primacy of primes --
Further fruitfulness of fractions --
Geometric problems and algebraic numbers --
Imagining imaginary numbers --
Infinite and infinitesimal numbers.
Responsibility: John H. Conway, Richard K. Guy.

Abstract:

[In this text, the authors'] aim is to bring to the inquisitive reader without particular mathematical background an explanation of the multitudinous ways in which the word "number" is used.-Pref

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