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A Beginner's Guide to Constructing the Universe The Mathematical Archetypes of Nature, Art, and Science

By: Schneider, Michael S.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Harpercollins, 1994

Edition: First Paperback Edition; Fourth Printing


A bright, solid book, card covers are crisp and clean , text unmarked.; B&W Illustrations; 9 X 7.30 X 0.90 inches; 352 pages; "Michael Schneider leads us on a spectacular, lavishly illustrated journey along the numbers one through ten to explore the mathematical principles made visible in flowers, shells, crystals, plants, and the human body, expressed in the symbolic language of folk sayings and fairy tales, myth and religion, art and architecture. This is a new vie... View more info

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A Guide to Distribution Theory and Fourier Transforms

By: Strichartz, Robert

Price: $159.95

Publisher: Boca Raton FL, CRC Press, 1993

Edition: 1st; First Printing


A bright, solid book, cloth boards are clean and bright, text unmarked. ; Studies in Advanced Mathematics; 9.75 X 6.50 X 0.75 inches; 213 pages; "This book provides a concise exposition of the basic ideas of the theory of distribution and Fourier transforms and its application to partial differential equations. The author clearly presents the ideas, precise statements of theorems, and explanations of ideas behind the proofs. Methods in which techniques are used in ap... View more info

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Modern Dynamical Systems and Applications

By: Brin, Michael & Boris Hasselblatt editors

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2004

Edition: First Edition


DJ and boards show very light shelf wear, lightly bumped bottom fore corner.; A bright, solid book, Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Text umarked.; 9 X 6 X 1.06 inches; 405 pages; "Presenting a wide cross-section of current research in the theory of dynamical systems, this collection consists of articles by leading researchers (and several Fields medallists) in a variety of specialties. Surveys featuring new results, as well as research papers, are included be... View more info

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Surface Topology

By: Firby, P. A. & Cyril F. Gardiner

Price: $29.50

Publisher: West Sussex, England, Ellis Horwood Ltd, 1992

Edition: Second Edition


Card covers show very light shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book, card covers are clean and crisp , text unmarked.; Mathematics and Its Applications ; 9.75 X 6.75 X 0.50 inches; 222 pages; "This text examines the topology of compact surfaces through the development of some simple ideas in place geometry, an approach which allows a treatment of an area of mathematics that is particularly attractive both for the richness of its applications, and for the variety of its in... View more info

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The Exact Sciences in Antiquity

By: Neugebauer, Otto

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble, 1993

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing


A bright, solid book, DJ is crisp. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; "One of the foremost workers in the area of premodern science presents the standard nontechnical coverage of Egyptian and Babylonian mathematics and astronomy and their transmission into the Hellenistic world, including the especially interesting, surprising sophistication of Babylonian mathematics." View more info

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The Restricted 3-Body Problem Plane Periodic Orbits

By: Bruno, Alexander D.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Berlin, De Gruyter, 1994

Edition: First Edition


A bright, solid book, Illustrated boards, text unmarked. ; De Gruyter Expositions in Mathematics; 9.60 X 7 X 1 inches; 362 pages; This book was originally published in Russian in 1990 and translated to English by Balint Erdi. Preface by Victor Szebehely. View more info