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Erlanger Branch 510 S849w 2021 (Text) 33126025264924 New Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781541699489
  • ISBN: 1541699483
  • Physical Description: 326 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First US edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2021.

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General Note:
"Originally published in 2021 by Profile Books in the United Kingdom"--Title page verso.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages ... Read More
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Unreasonable effectiveness -- How politicians pick ... Read More
Summary, etc.:
"An esteemed mathematician shows how math powers ... Read More
Subject: Mathematics.
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24510. ‡aWhat's the use? : ‡bhow mathematics shapes everyday life / ‡cIan Stewart.
2463 . ‡aWhat is the use?
250 . ‡aFirst US edition.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bBasic Books, ‡c2021.
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300 . ‡a326 pages : ‡billustrations ; ‡c25 cm
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520 . ‡a"An esteemed mathematician shows how math powers the world, from technology to health care and beyond"-- ‡cProvided by publisher
500 . ‡a"Originally published in 2021 by Profile Books in the United Kingdom"--Title page verso.
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references (pages 299-307) and index.
5050 . ‡aUnreasonable effectiveness -- How politicians pick their voters -- Let the pigeon drive the bus -- The kidneys of Königsberg -- Stay safe in cyberspace -- The number plane -- Papa, can you multiply triplets? -- Boing! -- Trust me, I'm a transform -- Smile, please! -- Are we nearly there yet? -- De-ising the arctic -- Call the topologist -- The fox and the hedgehog.
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