The Mathematics of Love

The Mathematics of Love

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The Mathematics of Love is a poignant chronicle of two people, separated by centuries, whose lives--amazingly, impossibly--become interwoven in a brilliant tapestry of tragedy, memory, and time. Following alternate but intimately connected stories--of a curious, promiscuous teenager in her season of exile and awakening in the English countryside in 1976, and a nineteenth-century soldier damaged on the fields of Waterloo, struggling to find his way back to life with the help of a compassionate, extraordinary woman--Emma Darwin's breathtaking narrative brilliantly evokes the horrors of war, the pain of loss, the heat of passion, and the enduring power of love.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 406 pages
  • 132.08 x 198.12 x 30.48mm | 317.51g
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 0061140279
  • 9780061140273
  • 1,413,278

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The two stories that Darwin tells here add up to something hauntingly beautiful. --Washington Post Book World"
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546 ratings
3.08 out of 5 stars
5 13% (69)
4 22% (119)
3 37% (200)
2 19% (105)
1 10% (53)
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