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Mathematics for the Million - A Popular Self Educator

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Hardback book with a dust cover. Cover is torn in places with a large piece missing from the lower spine of the jacket and chipping around the edges of the jacket. The jacket has also tanned darker with age. The book it self has a little fading on the lower back and front of the green boards, also on the spine. There is some foxing on the fly leaf although internally all the pages are clean and complete.

Published by George Allen & Unwin 1960

"It makes alive the contents of the elements of mathematics."—Albert Einstein Taking only the most elementary knowledge for granted, Lancelot Hogben leads readers of this famous book through the whole course from simple arithmetic to calculus. His illuminating explanation is addressed to the person who wants to understand the place of mathematics in modern civilization but who has been intimidated by its supposed difficulty. Mathematics is the language of size, shape, and order—a language Hogben shows one can both master and enjoy.
One of the most illuminating, useful and exciting books ever published in the mathematical field


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Author(s):
Hogben, Lancelot
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
22 x 14
Edition:
Third
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
693
Publisher:
George Allen & Unwin Ltd
Title:
MATHEMATICS FOR THE MILLION: A POPULAR SELF EDUCATOR Third Edition

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Hardback book with a dust cover. Cover is torn in places with a large piece missing from the lower spine of the jacket and chipping around the edges of the jacket. The jacket has also tanned darker with age. The book it self has a little fading on the lower back and front of the green boards, also on the spine. There is some foxing on the fly leaf although internally all the pages are clean and complete.

Published by George Allen & Unwin 1960

"It makes alive the contents of the elements of mathematics."—Albert Einstein Taking only the most elementary knowledge for granted, Lancelot Hogben leads readers of this famous book through the whole course from simple arithmetic to calculus. His illuminating explanation is addressed to the person who wants to understand the place of mathematics in modern civilization but who has been intimidated by its supposed difficulty. Mathematics is the language of size, shape, and order—a language Hogben shows one can both master and enjoy.
One of the most illuminating, useful and exciting books ever published in the mathematical field


Author(s):
Hogben, Lancelot
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
22 x 14
Edition:
Third
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
693
Publisher:
George Allen & Unwin Ltd
Title:
MATHEMATICS FOR THE MILLION: A POPULAR SELF EDUCATOR Third Edition

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