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The Cartoon Introduction to Statistics
The Cartoon Introduction to Statistics
by Grady Klein
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The Cartoon Introduction to Statistics is the most imaginative and accessible introductory statistics course youll ever take. Employing an irresistible cast of dragon-riding Vikings, lizard-throwing giants, and feuding aliens, the renowned illustrator... (read more)

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Love and Math: The Heart of Hidden Reality
Love and Math: The Heart of Hidden Reality
by Edward Frenkel
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A New York Times Science Bestseller What if you had to take an art class in which you were only taught how to paint a fence? What if you were never shown the paintings of van Gogh and Picasso, werent even told they existed? Alas, this is how math is... (read more)

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Visions of Infinity: The Great Mathematical Problems
Visions of Infinity: The Great Mathematical Problems
by Ian Stewart
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It is one of the wonders of mathematics that, for every problem mathematicians solve, another awaits to perplex and galvanize them. Some of these problems are new, while others have puzzled and bewitched thinkers across the ages. Such challenges offer a... (read more)

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The Best Writing on Mathematics (Best Writing on Mathematics)
The Best Writing on Mathematics (Best Writing on Mathematics)
by Mircea Pitici
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This annual anthology brings together the year's finest mathematics writing from around the world. Featuring promising new voices alongside some of the foremost names in the field, The Best Writing on Mathematics 2012 makes available to a wide audience... (read more)

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Oxford Illustrated Math Dictionary
Oxford Illustrated Math Dictionary
by Oxford University Press
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The Oxford Illustrated Math Dictionary explains academic vocabulary at a level appropriate for high-beginning and intermediate students, which accelerates their mastery of content and allows them to be successful in content-area classes and Content... (read more)

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A First Course in Functional Analysis (Dover Books on Mathematics)
A First Course in Functional Analysis (Dover Books on Mathematics)
by Martin Davis
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This introduction to functional analysis is based on the lecture notes of Martin Davis, a distinguished professor of mathematics. The treatment demonstrates the essential unity of mathematics without assuming more background than can be expected of... (read more)

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Ballparking: Practical Math for Impractical Sports Questions
Ballparking: Practical Math for Impractical Sports Questions
by Aaron Santos
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How fat would you need to be to completely block a hockey goal? How much weight could you lift if you were ant-sized? How hard would you have to hit a baseball to hit the Goodyear blimp? In this amusing and enlightening book of offbeat sports... (read more)

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Geometry and Convexity: A Study in Mathematical Methods
Geometry and Convexity: A Study in Mathematical Methods
by Paul J Kelly
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Convex body theory offers important applications in probability and statistics, combinatorial mathematics, and optimization theory.  This easy-to-read treatment employs simple notation and clear, complete proofs. From motivation to definition, it... (read more)

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The Joy of X: A Guided Tour of Math, from One to Infinity
The Joy of X: A Guided Tour of Math, from One to Infinity
by Steven Strogatz
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Many people take math in high school and promptly forget much of it. But math plays a part in all of our lives all of the time, whether we know it or not. In The Joy of x, Steven Strogatz expands on his hit New York Times series to explain the big ideas... (read more)

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Math Word Problems for Dummies (For Dummies)
Math Word Problems for Dummies (For Dummies)
by Mary Jane Sterling
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Covers percentages, probability, proportions, and more Get a grip on all types of word problems by applying them to real life Are you mystified by math word problems? This easy-to-understand guide shows you how to conquer these tricky questions with a... (read more)

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Thinking in Numbers: On Life, Love, Meaning, and Math
Thinking in Numbers: On Life, Love, Meaning, and Math
by Daniel Tammet
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Thinking in Numbers is the book that Daniel Tammet, bestselling author and mathematical savant, was born to write. In Tammet's world, numbers are beautiful and mathematics illuminates our lives and minds. Using anecdotes, everyday examples, and... (read more)

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The Mathematics of Life
The Mathematics of Life
by Ian Stewart
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Biologists have long dismissed mathematics as being unable to meaningfully contribute to our understanding of living beings. Within the past ten years, however, mathematicians have proven that they hold the key to unlocking the mysteries of our world... (read more)

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Fractal 3D Magic [With 3-D Glasses]
Fractal 3D Magic [With 3-D Glasses]
by Clifford A Pickover
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The Mandala Book is a visual symphony, filled with 500 stunning mandalic images from nature and civilization. Drawing from history, science, religion, and art, Lori Bailey Cunningham leads a journey that spans from prehistoric petroglyphs to Carl Jung... (read more)

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Singular Integral Equations: Boundary Problems of Function Theory and Their Application to Mathematical Physics
Singular Integral Equations: Boundary Problems of Function Theory and Their Application to Mathematical Physics
by N I Muskhelishvili
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Singular integral equations play important roles in physics and theoretical mechanics, particularly in the areas of elasticity, aerodynamics, and unsteady aerofoil theory. They are highly effective in solving boundary problems occurring in the theory of... (read more)

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Imagining Numbers: Particularly the Square Root of Minus Fifteen
Imagining Numbers: Particularly the Square Root of Minus Fifteen
by Barry Mazur
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"A poetic and profound meditation on the mathematical imagination." --The Christian Science Monitor "[A] quizzing, quizzical little book...The window which Mazur cuts into the world of imaginary numbers is just as exciting, and almost as provocative, as... (read more)

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Finite Markov Processes and Their Applications
Finite Markov Processes and Their Applications
by Marius Iosifescu
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A self-contained treatment of finite Markov chains and processes, this text covers both theory and applications. Author Marius Iosifescu, vice president of the Romanian Academy and director of its Center for Mathematical Statistics, begins with a review... (read more)

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Unbounded Linear Operators: Theory and Applications
Unbounded Linear Operators: Theory and Applications
by Seymour Goldberg
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This volume presents a systematic treatment of the theory of unbounded linear operators in normed linear spaces with applications to differential equations. Largely self-contained, it is suitable for advanced undergraduates and graduate students, and it... (read more)

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Mathematical Modeling: Case Studies from Industry
Mathematical Modeling: Case Studies from Industry
by Ellis Cumberbatch
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This volume presents actual industrial problems in order to expose students of high-level modeling courses to the modeling process, as well as to impress them with the diverse nature of applied math in technology transfer. These 13 contributions are... (read more)

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Variational Analysis: Critical Extremals and Sturmian Extensions
Variational Analysis: Critical Extremals and Sturmian Extensions
by Marston Morse
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This text presents extended separation, comparison, and oscillation theorems that replace classical analysis. Its analysis of related quadratic functionals shows how critical extremals can substitute for minimizing extremals. 1973 edition.... (read more)

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Mathematical Programming
Mathematical Programming
by Steven Vajda
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Written by a trailblazer in the field, this classic of mathematical programming and operational research first appeared nearly 50 years ago. It remains as relevant today as at the time of its initial publication, offering advanced undergraduates and... (read more)

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