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The pea & the sun : a mathematical paradox

Author: Leonard M Wapner
Publisher: Wellesley, Mass. : A K Peters, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written in an engaging style that catalogues the people, events, and mathematics that contributed to the discovery of Banach and Tarski's magical paradox, making one an intriguing problem of advanced  Read more...

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Wapner, Leonard M., 1948-
Pea & the sun.
Wellesley, Mass. : A K Peters, ©2005
(DLC) 2004063620
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard M Wapner
ISBN: 1568812132 9781568812137
OCLC Number: 144618703
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 218 pages) : illustrations
Other Titles: Pea and the sun
Responsibility: Leonard M. Wapner.

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