TY - BOOK
AU - Newman, James R.
TI - The world of mathematics
SN - 9780486411521
U1 - 510
PY - 2000///
CY - New York
PB - Dover
KW - Mathematics
N2 - Vol. 4 of a monumental 4-volume set covers such topics as mathematical machines, mathematics in warfare, a mathematical theory of art, mathematics of the good, mathematics in literature, mathematics and music, and amusements, puzzles, and fancies. Individual contributions by A. M. Turing, Aldous Huxley, Sir James Jeans, Lewis Carroll, and other notables. Informative commentary by noted mathematics scholar James R. Newman precedes each essay. Numerous figures
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