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Journey Through Genius: The Great Theorems of Mathematics

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Explores the "masterpieces" of mathematics, seventeen landmarks spanning 2,300 years and representing ten mathematicians. Each of these landmarks, to ... Show synopsis

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Scott B

A satisfying survey of mathematical thought

by Scott B on Feb 14, 2011

I've just finished the first chapter... a treasure! The exposition was perfect for recreational reading but with satisfying rigor in the presentation of the proofs. I look forward to reading the rest of the book. I may write more after I finish the book. But so far I can say it is a must read for ... More

MikeMcGarry

Brilliant Math for Everyone!

by MikeMcGarry on Apr 1, 2007

As Dunham points out, most of the great works of art are readily available to anyone. Anyone can listen to a Beethoven symphony or see the Mona Lisa. The truly beautiful theorems of mathematics, though, are considered arcana, and are little know by even the most intelligent folks in other fields. ... More

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