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The golden ratio : the story of phi, the world's most astonishing number

Author: Mario Livio
Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, 2003, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mario Livio
ISBN: 0767908163 9780767908160 0767908155 9780767908153
OCLC Number: 1057243174
Description: viii, 294 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Prelude to a number --
The pitch and the pentagram --
Under a star-Y-pointing pyramid? --
The second treasure --
Son of good nature --
The divine proportion --
Painters and poets have equal license --
From the tiles to the heavens --
Is God a mathematician?
Responsibility: Mario Livio.
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