Explanations of mathematical techniques and principles are combined with the history of mathematics. Includes simple arithmetic, square root, logarithms, and even imaginary numbers.Explanations of mathematical techniques and principles are combined with the history of mathematics. Includes simple arithmetic, square root, logarithms, and even imaginary numbers.Read Less
Fine. No dust jacket. This is an extraordinary book. The only items making it fine and not new is the book plate and slight wear/fading to cover. 144 p. 4 x 7", 10 Chapters. illustrations throughout. Amazing condition for such a popular title.
Good. Paperback, some shelf/edge wear, some minor chips to the edges, some creasing to the cover and some of the pages. Tanned pages. Stored in a plastic bag for protection. Tracking available on most domestic orders.
Good. 1959 Hardcover 5th Printing illus. 200 p. Former Library book. Explanations of mathematical techniques and principles are combined with the history of mathematics. Includes simple arithmetic, square root, logarithms, and even imaginary numbers. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Good. With diagrams by Robert Belmore. Ex-library. Condition notes: No dust jacket. Binding sound and firm, pages unmarked (except by librarian), but foxing or other speckling to foredges and top external page edges, some signs of staining to front paste down. Library markings; now-faded shelf mark taped to spine, library stamp to front free end paper, class mark and 'withdrawn' stamp to title page, at least two pages with library stamp to margin. Overall, probably little changed since discarded by library, and satisfactory reading copy.
Good Condition in Fair jacket. 200 pages. Ex-library with typical marks, shelf wear; yellowing; good book. The jacket is heavily creased and discolored; some tears; taped to covers. Contents includes Digits and Digits; Nothing and Less Than Nothing; By Passing Addition; Broken Numbers; Breakage by Tens; The Shape of Numbers; Digging for Roots; The Very Large and Very Small; From Number Line to Number Area; Endlessness. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Standard Weight. Category: Mathematics; Inventory No: 114906.
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