The Magic of Mathematics
Discovering the Spell of MathematicsBook - 1994
Delves into the world of ideas, explores the spell mathematics casts on our lives, and helps you discover mathematics where you least expect it. Be spellbound by the mathematical designs found in nature. Learn how knots may untie the mysteries of life. Be mesmerized by the computer revolution. Discover how the hidden forces of mathematics -hold architectural structures together -connect your telephone calls -help airplanes get off the ground - solve the mysteries of the living cell. See howsome artists use a mathematical palette in their works and how many writers draw upon the wealth of its ideas. Experience all this in The Magic of Mathematics.
Publisher: San Carlos, CA : Wide World Pub./Tetra, c1994.
Branch Call Number: 510 P218ma
Characteristics: 329 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.