A celebrated mathematician, explaining why mathematical problems exist, what drives mathematicians to solve them, and why their efforts matter in the context of science as a whole, presents a fascinating history of mathematics as told through 14 of its greatest problems. 25, 000 first printing.A celebrated mathematician, explaining why mathematical problems exist, what drives mathematicians to solve them, and why their efforts matter in the context of science as a whole, presents a fascinating history of mathematics as told ...

Title | : | Visions of Infinity |

Author | : | Ian Stewart |

Publisher | : | Basic Books - 2013 |

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