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Mathematical snapshots

Steinhaus, Hugo

Mathematical snapshots

by Steinhaus, Hugo

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematics -- Popular works.,
  • Mathematical recreations.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] H. Steinhaus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA93 .S713 1969
    The Physical Object
    Pagination311 p.
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5630453M
    LC Control Number68056181

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Translation of: Kalejdoskop matematyczny. Description. —Jean-Michel Kantor, The Mathematical Intelligencer, July The Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques in France is an institue of advanced research in mathematics and theoretical physics. This book contains snapshots of its scientists and visitors, [all of whom] contributed a little essay on subjects from mathematics to philosophy.

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It answers a question that was asked of the author "You claim to be a mathematician; well, what does one do all day when one is a mathematician?" This book explores games, the computation of shortest paths, why two soap bubbles blown from the same pipe are /5(5).

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