4 titles from eBooks.com

HarperCollins (2009)

US$14.99

Symmetry is all around us. Of fundamental significance to the way we interpret the world, this unique, pervasive phenomenon indicates a dynamic relationship between objects. Combining a rich historical narrative with his own personal journey as a mathematician, Marcus du Sautoy takes a unique look into the mathematical mind as he explores deep...

Symmetry is all around us. Of fundamental significance to the way we interpret the world, this...

OUP Oxford (2006)

US$12.99

The 'Monster of Symmetry' is a giant snowflake in 196,884 dimensions - with a beautiful structure which may turn out to unlock the very fabric of our universe. The story of the hunt for the monster, and its eventual discovery, became the biggest joint mathematical project of all time - involving determination, luck, and some very extraordinary...

The 'Monster of Symmetry' is a giant snowflake in 196,884 dimensions - with a beautiful structure...

Cambridge University Press (2008)

US$62.99

Combines algebra and statistics to explore the interplay between symmetry-related research questions and their statistical analysis.

Combines algebra and statistics to explore the interplay between symmetry-related research questions...

US$12.99

From the acclaimed author of A Tour of the Calculus and The Advent of the Algorithm, here is a riveting look at mathematics that reveals a hidden world in some of its most fundamental concepts. In his latest foray into mathematics, David Berlinski takes on the simplest questions that can be asked: What is a number? How do addition,...

From the acclaimed author of A Tour of the Calculus and The Advent of the Algorithm, here is a...