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An Imaginary Tale: The Story of √-1

An Imaginary Tale

The Story of √-1

Princeton University Press (2010)
CA$20.92

Today complex numbers have such widespread practical use--from electrical engineering to...

Dr. Euler's Fabulous Formula: Cures Many Mathematical Ills

Dr. Euler's Fabulous Formula

Cures Many Mathematical Ills

Princeton University Press (2011)
CA$29.11

In the mid-eighteenth century, Swiss-born mathematician Leonhard Euler developed a formula so...

Number-Crunching: Taming Unruly Computational Problems from Mathematical Physics to Science Fiction

Number-Crunching

Taming Unruly Computational Problems from Mathematical Physics to Science Fiction

Princeton University Press (2011)
CA$37.30

More stimulating mathematics puzzles from bestselling author Paul Nahin How do technicians repair...

In Praise of Simple Physics: The Science and Mathematics behind Everyday Questions

In Praise of Simple Physics

The Science and Mathematics behind Everyday Questions

Princeton University Press (2016)
CA$22.74

Fun puzzles that use physics to explore the wonders of everyday life Physics can explain many of...

The Logician and the Engineer: How George Boole and Claude Shannon Created the Information Age

The Logician and the Engineer

How George Boole and Claude Shannon Created the Information Age

Princeton University Press (2012)
CA$22.74

How two pioneers of math and technology ushered in the computer revolution Boolean algebra, also...

Will You Be Alive 10 Years from Now?: And Numerous Other Curious Questions in Probability

Will You Be Alive 10 Years from Now?

And Numerous Other Curious Questions in Probability

Princeton University Press (2013)
CA$23.65

A collection of stimulating probability puzzles from bestselling math writer Paul Nahin What are...

How to Fall Slower Than Gravity: And Other Everyday (and Not So Everyday) Uses of Mathematics and Physical Reasoning

How to Fall Slower Than Gravity

And Other Everyday (and Not So Everyday) Uses of Mathematics and Physical Reasoning

Princeton University Press (2018)
CA$34.57

An engaging collection of intriguing problems that shows you how to think like a mathematical...

Mrs. Perkins's Electric Quilt: And Other Intriguing Stories of Mathematical Physics

Mrs. Perkins's Electric Quilt

And Other Intriguing Stories of Mathematical Physics

Princeton University Press (2009)
CA$37.30

What does quilting have to do with electric circuit theory? The answer is just one of the...

Duelling Idiots and Other Probability Puzzlers
Princeton University Press (2012)
CA$23.65

What are your chances of dying on your next flight, being called for jury duty, or winning the...

Digital Dice: Computational Solutions to Practical Probability Problems

Digital Dice

Computational Solutions to Practical Probability Problems

Princeton University Press (2013)
CA$23.65

Some probability problems are so difficult that they stump the smartest mathematicians. But even the...