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Math Games with Bad Drawings : 75 1/4 Simple, Challenging, Go-Anywhere Games & And Why They Matter€26.99
75 1/4 Simple, Challenging, Go-Anywhere Games & And Why They Matter
Alex's Adventures in Numberland (10th Anniversary Edition)€15.99
In this richly entertaining and accessible book, Alex Bellos explodes the myth that maths is best left to the geeks, and demonstrates the remarkable ways it's linked to our everyday lives.
Math with Bad Drawings: Illuminating the Ideas That Shape Our Reality (Hardback)€26.99
Ben Orlin answers math's three big questions: Why do I need to learn this? When am I ever going to use it? Why is it so hard? The answers come in various forms-cartoons, drawings, jokes, and the stories and insights of an empathetic teacher who believes that math should belong to everyone.
Can You Solve My Problems?€12.99
A casebook of ingenious, perplexing and totally satisfying puzzles
Things to Make and Do in the Fourth Dimension€15.99
Matt Parker, author of the No.1 bestseller Humble Pi, takes us on a riotous journey through the possibilities of numbers
50 Maths Ideas You Really Need to Know€15.99
In 50 Maths Ideas You Really Need to Know, Professor Tony Crilly explains in 50 clear and concise essays the mathematical concepts - ancient and modern, theoretical and practical, everyday and esoteric - that allow us to understand and shape the world around us.
The Great Mathematical Problems€15.99
Stewart is the guide to this mysterious and exciting world, showing how modern mathematicians constantly rise to the challenges set by their predecessors, as the great mathematical problems of the past succumb to the new techniques and ideas of the present.
Games and Mathematics : Subtle Connections€26.99
In this unique book, David Wells explores the fascinating connections between games and mathematics, proving that mathematics is not just about tedious calculation but imagination, insight and intuition.
The Number Mysteries: A Mathematical Odyssey Through Everyday Life€12.99
From the author of The Music of the Primes and Finding Moonshine comes a short, lively book on five mathematical problems that just refuse be solved - and on how many everyday problems can be solved by maths.
Strange Curves, Counting Rabbits, & Other Mathematical Explorations€34.99
How does mathematics enable us to send pictures from space back to Earth? Where does the bell-shaped curve come from? Why do you need only 23 people in a room for a 50/50 chance of two of them sharing the same birthday?