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Invitation to mathematics

Author: William H Glenn; Donovan A Johnson
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1962 [©1961]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents historical background and theoretical explanation of the classical branches of mathematics by using over five hundred puzzles and problems. The book is divided into six sections, each complete in itself and dealing with a separate phase of mathematical thought.
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Genre/Form: Puzzles and games
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Glenn, William H.
Invitation to mathematics.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1962 [©1961]
(OCoLC)609463877
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William H Glenn; Donovan A Johnson
ISBN: 0486229068 9780486229065
OCLC Number: 1291355
Notes: Previously published as 6 separate pamphlets in the series Exploring mathematics on your own.
Description: 373 pages illustrations 24 cm
Responsibility: [by] William H. Glenn [and] Donovan A. Johnson.

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Presents historical background and theoretical explanation of the classical branches of mathematics by using over five hundred puzzles and problems. The book is divided into six sections, each complete in itself and dealing with a separate phase of mathematical thought.

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