The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics

The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics

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The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics takes in all branches of pure and applied mathematics, from algebra to mechanics and from number theory to statistics. Invaluable for students at all levels, it is also a useful and versatile source book for economists, business people, engineers, technicians and scientists of all kinds who use mathematics in the course of their work.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 480 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 22mm | 322.05g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 3rd ed.
  • b&w line drawings and halftones
  • 0141010770
  • 9780141010779
  • 1,139,067

About David Nelson

David Nelson has recently retired from his post as Lecturer in Education at Manchester University. He specialises in mathematical education and micro-computing. He lives in Inverness.
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"An absolutely superb reference book--a treasure trove of impeccably presented information" "A masterpiece." -"New Scientist"
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"A masterpiece."
- New Scientist
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