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In Pursuit of the Unknown - a book by Stewart, Ian

In Pursuit of the Unknown

17 Equations That Changed the World

In Pursuit of the Unknown( )
Author: Stewart, Ian
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Basic Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.99
Book Description:

Most people are familiar with history’s great equations: Newton’s Law of Gravity, for instance, or Einstein’s theory of relativity. But the way these mathematical breakthroughs have contributed to human progress is seldom appreciated. InIn Pursuit of the Unknown, celebrated mathematician Ian Stewart untangles the roots of our most important mathematical statements to show that equations have long been a driving force behind nearly every aspect of our...
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Detailed Subjects: Mathematics / History & Philosophy
Mathematics / General
Science / Physics / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.16 x 8.03 x 0.99 Inches
Book Weight:0.77 Pounds

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