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Spiegel, Murray R. Schaum's Outline of Theory and Problems of Statistics McGrawHill 1991 paperback. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Good. Book #or954132. ISBN #0070602344 / 9780070602342. (keywords: STATISTICS PROBLEMS EXERCISES ETC MATHEMATICS) (filed under: Math / Physics ) *


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Abbott, Edwin A. Flatland: A Romance Of Many Dimensions 1998 paperback. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1051332. ISBN #014043531X / 9780140435313. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *

Abbott, Edwin A. Flatland: A Romance Of Many Dimensions 1998 paperback. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1051332. ISBN #014043531X / 9780140435313. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *
stock image, actual book may vary "Imagine a vast sheet of paper on which Lines, Triangles, Squares, Pentagons, Hexagons, and other figures, instead of remaining fixed in their places, move freely about, on or in the surface, but without the power of rising above or sinking below it and you will have a pretty correct notion of my country and countrymen." Narrated by A. Square, Flatland is Edwin A. Abbott's delightful mathematical fantasy about life in a twodimensional world. All existence is limited to length and breadth in Flatland, its inhabitants unable even to imagine a third dimension. Abbott's amiable narrator provides an overview of this fantastic worldits physics and metaphysics, its history, customs, and religious beliefs. But when a strange visitor mysteriously appears and transports the incredulous Flatlander to the Land of Three Dimensions, his worldview is forever shattered. Written more than a century ago, Flatland conceals within its brilliant parody of Victorian society speculations about the universe that resonate in Einstein's theory of relativity as well as the current "stringtheory" of nature.

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Abramowitz, Milton; Stegun, Irene A. (Editors) Handbook Of Mathematical Functions: With Formulas, Graphs, And Mathematical Tables 1967 hardcover. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1055406. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *


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Aczel, Amir D. Mystery Of The Aleph: Mathematics, The Kabbalah, And The Search For Infinity Barnes & Noble 2005 hardcover. BOOK COND: Used; Good. JACKET COND: Used; Good. Book #or973559. ISBN #0760777780 / 9780760777787. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *

Aczel, Amir D. Mystery Of The Aleph: Mathematics, The Kabbalah, And The Search For Infinity Barnes & Noble 2005 hardcover. BOOK COND: Used; Good. JACKET COND: Used; Good. Book #or973559. ISBN #0760777780 / 9780760777787. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *
stock image, actual book may vary In the late 19th century, a brilliant mathematician languished in an asylum. His greatest accomplishment, the result of a series of leaps of insight, was his pioneering understanding of the nature of infinity. This is the story of Georg Cantor: how he came to his theories and the reverberations of his work, the consequences of which shape our world. Cantor's theory of the infinite is famous for its many seeming contradictions: for example, we can prove there are as many points on a line one inch long as on a line one mile long; we can also prove that in all time there are as many years as there are days. According to Cantor, infinite sets are equal. The mindtwisting, deeply philosophical work of Cantor has its roots in ancient Greek mathematics and Jewish numerology as found in the mystical work known as the Kabbalah. Cantor used the term alephthe first letter of the Hebrew alphabet, with all its attendant divine associationsto refer to the mysterious number which is the sum of positive integers. It is not the last positive number, because . . . there is no last. It is the ultimate number that is always being approached: just as, for example, there is no last fraction before the number 1.

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Aczel, Amir D. The Mystery of the Aleph Barnes & Noble 2005 hardcover. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Good. JACKET COND: Used; Good. Book #or978079. ISBN #0760777780 / 9780760777787. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *

Aczel, Amir D. The Mystery of the Aleph Barnes & Noble 2005 hardcover. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Good. JACKET COND: Used; Good. Book #or978079. ISBN #0760777780 / 9780760777787. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *
stock image, actual book may vary In the late 19th century, a brilliant mathematician languished in an asylum. His greatest accomplishment, the result of a series of leaps of insight, was his pioneering understanding of the nature of infinity. This is the story of Georg Cantor: how he came to his theories and the reverberations of his work, the consequences of which shape our world. Cantor's theory of the infinite is famous for its many seeming contradictions: for example, we can prove there are as many points on a line one inch long as on a line one mile long; we can also prove that in all time there are as many years as there are days. According to Cantor, infinite sets are equal. The mindtwisting, deeply philosophical work of Cantor has its roots in ancient Greek mathematics and Jewish numerology as found in the mystical work known as the Kabbalah. Cantor used the term alephthe first letter of the Hebrew alphabet, with all its attendant divine associationsto refer to the mysterious number which is the sum of positive integers. It is not the last positive number, because . . . there is no last. It is the ultimate number that is always being approached: just as, for example, there is no last fraction before the number 1.

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Adams, Fred: Laughlin, Greg The Five Ages of the Universe: Inside the Physics of Eternity Free Press 1999 hardcover. BOOK COND: Used; Good. Some underlining. Previous owners name inking. JACKET COND: Used; Good. Book #or779095. ISBN #0684854228 / 9780684854229. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *

Adams, Fred: Laughlin, Greg The Five Ages of the Universe: Inside the Physics of Eternity Free Press 1999 hardcover. BOOK COND: Used; Good. Some underlining. Previous owners name inking. JACKET COND: Used; Good. Book #or779095. ISBN #0684854228 / 9780684854229. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *
stock image, actual book may vary "The most detailed projection yet of what will happen to the universe as it expands toward infinity, " said The Washington Post when news of the authors' research into cosmic evolution broke in 1997. With major stories in USA Today and on the front page of The New York Times, followed by their cover article "The Future of the Universe" in the August 1998 issue of Sky Telescope, Fred Adams and Greg Laughlin have made the future of the universe a topic as cuttingedge as it is fascinating. Viewing the universe as a 15billionyearold youth with a projected lifetime that seems endless, The Five Ages of the Universe narrates the biography of the cosmos from the first gasp of inflation right after the Big Bang and the birth of stars, to the fading of all light. The book vividly describes the death of our own sun, tremendous fiery supernova explosions, dramatic collisions of galaxies, the evaporation of black holes, and the possibility for life when there are no planets, stars, or black holes left. The result is an awesome cosmic drama  a brilliant work of popular science that is to astronomy what Stephen Hawking's great bestseller A Brief History of Time is to theoretical physics.

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Adler, Irving Magic House Of Numbers mass market paperback. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Good. Book #or1059437. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *


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AlKhalili, Jim Paradox: The Nine Greatest Enigmas in Physics 2012 paperback. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1083526. ISBN #0307986799 / 9780307986795. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *

AlKhalili, Jim Paradox: The Nine Greatest Enigmas in Physics 2012 paperback. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1083526. ISBN #0307986799 / 9780307986795. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *
stock image, actual book may vary A fun and fascinating look at great scientific paradoxes. Throughout history, scientists have come up with theories and ideas that just don't seem to make sense. These we call paradoxes. The paradoxes AlKhalili offers are drawn chiefly from physics and astronomy and represent those that have stumped some of the finest minds. For example, how can a cat be both dead and alive at the same time? Why will Achilles never beat a tortoise in a race, no matter how fast he runs? And how can a person be ten years older than his twin? With elegant explanations that bring the reader inside the mind of those who've developed them, AlKhalili helps us to see that, in fact, paradoxes can be solved if seen from the right angle. Just as surely as AlKhalili narrates the enduring fascination of these classic paradoxes, he reveals their underlying logic. In doing so, he brings to life a select group of the most exciting concepts in human knowledge. Paradox is mindexpanding fun.

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Albert, David Z Time and Chance Harvard Univ Pr 2003 Trade Paperback. Bright copy.. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or429323. ISBN #0674011325 / 9780674011328. (keywords: REVERSAL PHYSICS PHILOSOPHY 2008XYZ) (filed under: Math / Physics ) *


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American Mathematical Society Computational Mathematics in China 1994 paperback. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1082533. ISBN #0821851632 / 9780821851630. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *

American Mathematical Society Computational Mathematics in China 1994 paperback. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1082533. ISBN #0821851632 / 9780821851630. (filed under: Math / Physics ) * This volume describes the most significant contributions made by Chinese mathematicians over the past decades in various areas of computational mathematics. Some of the results are quite important and complement Western developments in the field. The contributors to the volume range from noted senior mathematicians to promising young researchers. The topics include finite element methods, computational fluid mechanics, numerical solutions of differential equations, computational methods in dynamical systems, numerical algebra, approximation, and optimization. Containing a number of survey articles, the book provides an excellent way for Western readers to gain an understanding of the status and trends of computational mathematics in China.
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Anderson, T.W. (Editor) S.S. Wilks: Collected Papers: Contributions To Mathematical Statistics hardcover. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Good. JACKET COND: Used; Good. Book #or955549. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *


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Andrade, E.N. Da C. Approach To Modern Physics mass market paperback. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Good. Book #or1059503. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *


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Angel, Allen R.; Abbott, Christine D.; Runde, Dennis C. Survey Of Mathematics With Applications 2004 hardcover. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1092651. ISBN #0321205650 / 9780321205650. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *

Angel, Allen R.; Abbott, Christine D.; Runde, Dennis C. Survey Of Mathematics With Applications 2004 hardcover. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1092651. ISBN #0321205650 / 9780321205650. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *
stock image, actual book may vary This bestselling text balances solid mathematical coverage with a comprehensive overview of mathematical concepts as they relate to varied disciplines. This text provides an appreciation of mathematics, highlighting mathematical history, and applications of math to the arts and sciences. It is an ideal book for students who require a general overview of mathematics, especially those majoring in liberal arts, the social sciences, business, nursing and allied health fields. A Survey of Mathematics with Applications is now available in an expanded edition with extra chapters on graph theory Chapter 14 and voting and apportionment Chapter 15 .

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Arkin, Herbert; Colton, Raymond R. Statistical Methods: As Applied To Economics, Business, Education, An Biology paperback. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1074792. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *


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Avery, Royal A. Plane Geometry hardcover. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1077052. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *


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Banu, Flavia; Rosebush, Joan AP Calculus AB & BC Crash Course Book Research & Education Association 2011 paperback. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1031055. ISBN #0738608874 / 9780738608877. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *

Banu, Flavia; Rosebush, Joan AP Calculus AB & BC Crash Course Book Research & Education Association 2011 paperback. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1031055. ISBN #0738608874 / 9780738608877. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *
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Barbe, D.F. (Editor) Very Large Scale Integration: Fundamentals ANd Applications SpringerVerlag 1982 hardcover. BOOK COND: Used; Good. Book #or835090. ISBN #0387113681 / 9780387113685. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *


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Barbour, Julian End Of Time: The Next Revolution in Physics 2001 paperback. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1074117. ISBN #0195145925 / 9780195145922. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *

Barbour, Julian End Of Time: The Next Revolution in Physics 2001 paperback. . Some wear from use. Good used book.. BOOK COND: Used; Very Good. Book #or1074117. ISBN #0195145925 / 9780195145922. (filed under: Math / Physics ) *
stock image, actual book may vary Richard Feynman once quipped that "Time is what happens when nothing else does." But Julian Barbour disagrees: if nothing happened, if nothing changed, then time would stop. For time is nothing but change. It is change that we perceive occurring all around us, not time. Put simply, time does not exist. In this highly provocative volume, Barbour presents the basic evidence for a timeless universe, and shows why we still experience the world as intensely temporal. It is a book that strikes at the heart of modern physics. It casts doubt on Einstein's greatest contribution, the spacetime continuum, but also points to the solution of one of the great paradoxes of modern science, the chasm between classical and quantum physics. Indeed, Barbour argues that the holy grail of physiciststhe unification of Einstein's general relativity with quantum mechanicsmay well spell the end of time. Barbour writes with remarkable clarity as he ranges from the ancient philosophers Heraclitus and Parmenides, through the giants of science Galileo, Newton, and Einstein, to the work of the contemporary physicists John Wheeler, Roger Penrose, and Steven Hawking. Along the way he treats us to enticing glimpses of some of the mysteries of the universe, and presents intriguing ideas about multiple worlds, time travel, immortality, and, above all, the illusion of motion. The End of Time is a vibrantly written and revolutionary book. It turns our understanding of reality insideout.

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