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Top Customer Reviews: Humble Pi: A Comedy ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 10 ratings
5 / 5
A book is not aimed in of the graduates of mathematicians (like some reviewers looks partorisca take outrage in), but is the book of fun episodes in that spends when the mathematics goes bad. You are an entertaining read, and mine 10 old year also read in a seating. Anything concealed taken the 10 old year partorisca read in mathematicians, the physics or the engineering is well in my books.

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5 / 5
Ossia The fun book . It is enjoyable and the frames want to maintain reading inclusos although you really need to create early morning.
But is not like this very so many Things partorisca Do and Do in a Fourth Dimension.
This aim of book like the fault partorisca comprise the mathematician can cause horrific questions, the be of the deaths of mass, loss of billions, or having your almost sucked pilot out of an aeroplane cockpit. But yes for small-has averted catastophe is your thing would be Rachel read better Maddow Drift.
In an end, thinks that of the games of question to lose to two subjects. In the first place it was, it is trying to dip the comedy and the together tragedy, and secondly there there is simply a lot quite mathematical in him. There is the bit to speak roughly that diverse of things, but little in a way of equations or in-exploitation of depth. The things have limited more in a real world, and this mathematics of mark of the fewer interesting limitations.
Enjoys Parker is another calm work probably will enjoy this, but calm will not be blown went by.
4 / 5
Really that interests to reserve which covers several questions of ways have been caused for errors of mathematicians. A book is written in the lighthearted way and a lot enjoyable still if any one the any knowledge of particular mathematician (although like the mathematician also would have enjoyed some questions to solve!).
What negative only to say is that it was like this engrossed read that all really quickly and would like me some more please.
4 / 5
This book was the bit of the left down. Some in fact have based the examples in the mathematicians could have done the piece of good magazine, but instead have the book typeset in the big source and cushioned was the on 300 pages. There are some interesting examples of 'fences and questions of estacas, the binary numbers that wraps round to start with again in 0 in of the computers, held of random numbers, and errors of units and combining different levels of precision. Ossia The majority of a mathematics. To do a book an interesting plus and more along, an author then has to that take loaned of the the others discipline likes them to them the creation of product, management and science of human factors. A mechanic that confuses two measures of rays in an aircraft, and some failures of processes that has left this to never spend, is not really soyaths', and neither is bad in that drawn those doors of fire in those builds that opened for interior and to enclosed jam in running over it. The mathematician can be one 'queen of all the sciences' but concealed does not mean it can appropriate other disciplines to try and he more interesting, without giving any credit. In place of this book, spent 'A Creation of Daily Things' for Donald Norman - is very better. Two stars because ossia roughly 2/5 of the book of examples of interesting mathematician, and 3/5 to cushion appropriated other disciplines, reasons apparently does not have quite mathematical interesting to do the whole book. Ossia The shame , like the idea of a book appealed, which was reason I bought it.
4 / 5
In general, those interest and amusingly writing. Like the user of time with a longitude of spreadsheets, this in spite of, has found a chapter in Excel that worries . He the years have read to somewhere that roughly 50 of all spreadsheets contain errors. According to researching quoted in Humble Pi a figure a lot this more afterwards to 90. It does not doubt a figure but thought it probably so only applied to a spreadsheets that have built. It is scaring to think that it also applies to do really serious.
4 / 5
A very interesting and enjoyable book in an application of mathematical concepts and quirks to real world-wide chances. A lot of some examples relate to questions in programing software and engineering. An emphasis is less in a mathematics and more in some errors. Value and utmost entertainment the bed.
5 / 5
This glorious book would have to that be read by EACH ENGINEER or Planner or Writer of Specification or Any the one who has Any entrance anything to a delivery/of manufacture/of the drawing/of specification accuses. It is eminently readable and the comparisons the personal daily life is has done easily. It is scaring that easily few things can be stray, and can then loss of cause of life. It informs to the number of specifics in a doctor, automotive and aerospace fields, this in spite of some points is doing applies to almost all the world-wide everywhere. If that can have given 7 or 8 stars would have. READ L! Please?
5 / 5
Has listened to this whilst commuting and found the very interesting and calming. It kills I have read his book a lot well. It liked Especially of a tentativa to redefine Parker situates in an end.
4 / 5
Was very happy with this book, is entertaining and well-written as well as when being informative and interesting.
Is hard in of the places... Still I have any idea the one who transitive the data in fact could be, as if you are taste would recommend to go dulcemente, but in of general very good. It helps that you needn't “take” each part entirely to move on... More still it was stuck to the some around understood place the 3.
A title can be the little controversial. A lot some “errors of mathematician” have mentioned has caused the significant number of deaths, like “the comedy” is the poor election of words. Yes, I know it means in his original sense, but still. It recommends.
4 / 5
A book is exactly that says. If you are not the mathematician friki will find it bored. If, I like him, you are of the mathematician friki will find it a lot of entertaining! Calm does not require to be the mathematician, so only enjoying reading roughly when the things go wrong with the numbers is all precise .

This in spite of so only 3/4 is cost reading. A last neighbourhood of a book has not been adds. It was to quote ready to finalise this book when it do. They are this in spite of steps the time of plot googling all a real life the chances have mentioned.

Top Customer Reviews: Humble Pi: A Comedy ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 51 ratings
5 / 5 Mariel
A book is not aimed in of the graduates of mathematicians (like some reviewers looks partorisca take outrage in), but is the book of fun episodes in that spends when the mathematics goes bad. You are an entertaining read, and mine 10 old year also read in a seating. Anything concealed taken the 10 old year partorisca read in mathematicians, the physics or the engineering is well in my books.

Likes-sew them to to you likes a Ig Nobel is or books for Randall Munroe, then will enjoy this. If you are looking for the serious mathematics textbook then this is not he (neither allege to be in any point).
3 / 5 Freddy
Ossia The fun book . It is enjoyable and the frames want to maintain reading inclusos although you really need to create early morning.
But is not like this very so many Things partorisca Do and Do in a Fourth Dimension.
This aim of book like the fault partorisca comprise the mathematician can cause horrific questions, the be of the deaths of mass, loss of billions, or having your almost sucked pilot out of an aeroplane cockpit. But yes for small-has averted catastophe is your thing would be Rachel read better Maddow Drift.
In an end, thinks that of the games of question to lose to two subjects. In the first place it was, it is trying to dip the comedy and the together tragedy, and secondly there there is simply a lot quite mathematical in him. There is the bit to speak roughly that diverse of things, but little in a way of equations or in-exploitation of depth. The things have limited more in a real world, and this mathematics of mark of the fewer interesting limitations.
Enjoys Parker is another calm work probably will enjoy this, but calm will not be blown went by.
5 / 5 Shannon
Really that it interest partorisca reserve which covers several questions of ways have been caused for errors of mathematicians. A book is written in the lighthearted way and a lot enjoyable still if any one the any knowledge of particular mathematician (although like the mathematician also would have enjoyed some questions partorisca solve!).
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2 / 5 Florrie
This book was the bit of the left down. Some in fact have based the examples in the mathematicians could have done the piece of good magazine, but instead have the book typeset in the big source and cushioned was the on 300 pages. There are some interesting examples of 'fences and questions of estacas, the binary numbers that wraps round partorisca begin again in 0 in of the computers, held of random numbers, and errors of units and combining different levels of precision. Ossia The majority of a mathematics. Partorisca Do a book an interesting plus and more along, an author then has to that take loaned of the the others discipline likes them to them the creation of product, management and science of human factors. A mechanic that confuses two measures of rays in an aircraft, and some failures of processes that has left this to never spend, is not really soyaths', and neither is bad in that drawn those doors of fire in those builds that open partorisca inner and the enclosed jam in running over it. The mathematician can be one 'queen of all the sciences' but concealed does not mean it can appropriate other disciplines partorisca try and he more interesting, without giving any credit. In place of this book, spent 'A Creation of Daily Things' for Donald Norman - is very better. Two stars because ossia roughly 2/5 of the book of examples of interesting mathematician, and 3/5 partorisca cushion appropriated other disciplines, reasons apparently does not have quite mathematical interesting to do the whole book. Ossia The shame , like the idea of a book appealed, which was reason I bought it.
5 / 5 Pablo
In general, those interest and amusingly writing. Like the user of time with a longitude of spreadsheets, this in spite of, has found a chapter in Excel that worries . He the years have read to somewhere that roughly 50 of all spreadsheets contain errors. According to researching quoted in Humble Pi a figure a lot this more afterwards to 90. It does not doubt a figure but thought it probably so only applied to a spreadsheets that had built. It is scaring partorisca think that it also applies partorisca do really serious.
5 / 5 Toya
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5 / 5 Mallory
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Is hard in of the places... Still I have any idea the one who transitive the data in fact could be, as if you are taste would recommend to go dulcemente, but in of general very good. It helps that you needn't takes each part entirely partorisca move on... More still it was stuck to the some around understood place the 3.
A title can be the little controversial. A lot some errors of mathematician have mentioned has caused the significant number of deaths, like the comedy is the poor election of words. Yes, I know it means in his original sense, but still. It recommends.
5 / 5 Colby
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4 / 5 Janiece
A fab book, any only partorisca mathematical nerds. Totally fascinating and writing in an easy to follow, humorous and entertaining way. Some of some histories are unbelievable but some. Well researched and substantiated also. Recommended partorisca any to to which likes fascinating facts, humorous histories and a quirks of human character near his mix of mathematics. Cleverly Fact.
5 / 5 Florentino
Has tried like this the book but I have found he frustratingly tedious. More roughly code of computer then anything more! No like this the like this pleasant or educational averages as I thought it would be. It has preferred Weapon of Destruction of Mathematics.
4 / 5 Soraya
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5 / 5 Violeta
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4 / 5 Elouise
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4 / 5 Stephani
Interesting information in a main, but no quite like this engrossing to the equal that have had any 5 stars partorisca me.
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5 / 5 Cassi
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5 / 5 Milo
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5 / 5 Gracie
Perhaps is my failure , but has been expecting the jaw that moments of falls like that volume when calm has read in a prevalence of a golden proportion for a first time. It writes with heat and humanity this in spite of so much is very easy to read - but sadly a lot of a house of examples in a world of finance, which has have always does to feel likes am trapped inside the hot car.
5 / 5 Fatimah
Excellent tale of Errors of Mathematicians, some counting again of well known old histories, but many new some, with has detailed explanations.
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Has wanted to Kill conferences in an internet, this in spite of was necessary to try the book also.
Can think the errors of mathematician would mean precise the terracing of Mathematics to comprise them. But in a contrary, the book explains a lot thoroughly. Included the little too thoroughly and repeatedly ask me :)
5 / 5 Sheila
Intelligent, informative and witty. Utmost examples of because subject of mathematician of, bridges to video games of advertising to some doors of plough of way. It is very accessible and involving and calm to good sure stop and think in a mathematics that mark our world-wide work that takes for has admitted every day... Until it goes bad!
4 / 5 Ardis
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4 / 5 Julienne
In general the readable book. No a thing for serious mathematics but entertaing this in spite of.
5 / 5 Kareen
A full excellent book of ideas to errors of engineering. It is very written and easy to digest.
5 / 5 Dane
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4 / 5 Laurel
A book is not aimed in of the graduates of mathematicians (like some reviewers looks partorisca take outrage in), but is the book of fun episodes in that spends when the mathematics goes bad. You are an entertaining read, and mine 10 old year also read in a seating. Anything concealed taken the 10 old year partorisca read in mathematicians, the physics or the engineering is well in my books.

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4 / 5 Phebe
This book was the bit of the left down. Some in fact have based the examples in the mathematicians could have done the piece of good magazine, but instead have the book typeset in the big source and cushioned was the on 300 pages. There are some interesting examples of 'fences and questions of estacas, the binary numbers that wraps round to start with again in 0 in of the computers, held of random numbers, and errors of units and combining different levels of precision. Ossia The majority of a mathematics. To do a book an interesting plus and more along, an author then has to that take loaned of the the others discipline likes them to them the creation of product, management and science of human factors. A mechanic that confuses two measures of rays in an aircraft, and some failures of processes that has left this to never spend, is not really soyaths', and neither is bad in that drawn those doors of fire in those builds that opened for interior and to enclosed jam in running over it. The mathematician can be one 'queen of all the sciences' but concealed does not mean it can appropriate other disciplines to try and he more interesting, without giving any credit. In place of this book, spent 'A Creation of Daily Things' for Donald Norman - is very better. Two stars because ossia roughly 2/5 of the book of examples of interesting mathematician, and 3/5 to cushion appropriated other disciplines, reasons apparently does not have quite mathematical interesting to do the whole book. Ossia The shame , like the idea of a book appealed, which was reason I bought it.
5 / 5 Gwyn
Really that interests to reserve which covers several questions of ways have been caused for errors of mathematicians. A book is written in the lighthearted way and a lot enjoyable still if any one the any knowledge of particular mathematician (although like the mathematician also would have enjoyed some questions to solve!).
What negative only to say is that it was like this engrossed read that all really quickly and would like me some more please.
5 / 5 Krissy
In general, those interest and amusingly writing. Like the user of time with a longitude of spreadsheets, this in spite of, has found a chapter in Excel that worries . He the years have read to somewhere that roughly 50 of all spreadsheets contain errors. According to researching quoted in Humble Pi a figure a lot this more afterwards to 90. It does not doubt a figure but thought it probably so only applied to a spreadsheets that have built. It is scaring to think that it also applies to do really serious.
4 / 5 Dahlia
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5 / 5 Emil
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4 / 5 Tiara
Was very happy with this book, is entertaining and well-written as well as when being informative and interesting.
Is hard in of the places... Still I have any idea the one who transitive the data in fact could be, as if you are taste would recommend to go dulcemente, but in of general very good. It helps that you needn't “take” each part entirely to move on... More still it was stuck to the some around understood place the 3.
A title can be the little controversial. A lot some “errors of mathematician” have mentioned has caused the significant number of deaths, like “the comedy” is the poor election of words. Yes, I know it means in his original sense, but still. It recommends.
4 / 5 Sheldon
A book is exactly that says. If you are not the mathematician friki will find it bored. If, I like him, you are of the mathematician friki will find it a lot of entertaining! Calm does not require to be the mathematician, so only enjoying reading roughly when the things go wrong with the numbers is all precise .

This in spite of so only 3/4 is cost reading. A last neighbourhood of a book has not been adds. It was to quote ready to finalise this book when it do. They are this in spite of steps the time of plot googling all a real life the chances have mentioned.
5 / 5 Virgilio
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5 / 5 Shayna
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4 / 5 Dede
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4 / 5 Patsy
Mathematical for some both defenders of mathematician and that usually avert mathematician.
4 / 5 Marti
Interesting read with a lot of pleasant examples of real world-wide errors!
5 / 5 Charity
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5 / 5 Charline
Fantastic book the wonderful information very currency of the money
4 / 5 Jackie
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4 / 5 Sage
Looks Parker kills on Youtube and has been pressing this book.

Enjoyed it a lot. Has a way written easy and, if calm knows of Youtube, calm almost can listen his voice and know when it was to give the cheeky grin the camera.
4 / 5 Valda
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5 / 5 Brain
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4 / 5 Cyndi
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4 / 5 Marilynn
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Top Customer Reviews: Infinite Powers: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 14 ratings
4 / 5 Dalia
And it is promoting partorisca learn that 42 is not a response to a definite question of life, a universe and everything; but that the Deep thought was in a right clue.
5 / 5 Maye
An interesting book. So only there is @@give join me few origins of calculation predate Newton and Leibniz for a lot of centuries. It is probably unavoidable in the book of this class that some of some explanations look unnecessary and another looks almost entirely disappeared – that it is obvious to a reader often will be quite perplexing to another.
4 / 5 Yen
I amour to study a history of Ideas and ideas in mathematicians
5 / 5 Concha
has Bought 2 copies like presents. Feedback Of both very good.
4 / 5 Hosea
Ossia A better book in a subject of mathematicians for any one.
4 / 5 Dot
Amazing book! A recommended read for parents that is struggling with explaining mathematician for boys.
5 / 5 Shemika
Einstein Has said that our universe obeys laws of character that can be expressible in a tongue of calculation. Some oppositions of author in this elegant and drives to an importance of calculation that there is forecasting can that give it the function of entity creates our world. A lot they dread a mystery of calculation; there is not any need to has read to join you time this scholarly account.

The calculation means bone or pebble in Latins. Without the calculation there would be any oven microwave or computer. Television and the radios would not be never possible state. An untangling of a human genome would have been impossible, an atom would not be remained, and the landing of moon would remain the sleep. A calm author show you can admire calculation without being able to use it.

The calculation roughly is that it quantifies a tax of transmission. It is based on two fundamental ideas: derived and integrals. A prime minister examines imposed to change while some models last an accumulation of transmission. East enables, for example, to calculate a distance the vehicle has travelled when so only his speed is known. An idea of the function is fundamental to calculate. For example, a distance fallen for the organism is the function of time, and a place of the number is the function of a number. A sines and cosines of the corners are functions of some corners.

Calculate it differential informs to a process to take the enormous question and slicing he the very tiny pieces. These are solved and then together place again, the process has called integral calculation. Strogatz Concurrí That the calculation has been invented for Archimedes in a third ECB of century. This is to contest for some mathematicians. It was refined for Galileo, Newton and Leibniz. Both Newton and Leibniz have said has invented he a late 17th century. It revolutionises Mathematical and has left to solve a code of our universe to discover some orbits of planets, tides, and a lot, much more. The differential equations leave to do all this.

Ossia The very useful account of as the calculation has developed the laws of the newton of motion and gravity. Each inorganic thing in some curves of universes to his principles. Highly recommended.

Remarce: This is not the prime minister roughly calculation. There is a lot another desire of available books learns like this to use calculation.
4 / 5 Dorothea
This book is a class to reserve ossia like this enjoyable to read that the does not love arrival. Wow, he calculate like this accessible, the can not describe the one who happy I am reading this book..... JOY PURA
5 / 5 Wes
The start adds to this book and am convinced of the passion of a writer that the calculation is a Prince of mathematicians.
Archimides Tries of a zone of a circle is a point has underlined.
So only after a Newton - Liebnitz schism. One forms transmissions of the book, abandons diagrams and of the equations and turns to the general history of mathematics albeit some interesting a.

So much partorisca people that wants to go bit it further that MATHEMATICAL BBC of documentary level, would recommend Ian Stewart a lot excellent 17 Equations that has Changed a World.
5 / 5 Orval
An interesting and understandable history of calculation, of roughly 250 BC to a present day. I have it quell'has thought always starts go with Newton and Leibniz, but apparently the elements of him am around be for thousands of years. I have done the pocolos ran of calculation on some years, and the desire would read this first book, has dipped everything to context, and he all bit it more understandable.

A word to warn for Kindle user be careful that the source has chosen, otherwise some of some mathematical symbols can disappear! I have found empty space where 1/3 and pi (the symbol) would have to that it has been, until I experimented with some sources, and has on burst.
5 / 5 Sophie
And is promoting to learn that 42 is not a response to a definite question of life, a universe and everything; but that the Deep thought was in a right clue.
5 / 5 Lance
I look close daunted in my books of mathematician with pages and of the pages of indigestible discharge-hooks (integral signs) but seat more authorised now to face them with which the pleasant ramble by means of this sweet but thorough historical account. Of Archimedes the Fourier via Newton and another a line of history hangs joint really well with some episodes chosen well and historical detail that left so only in total admiration of some analytical alcohols of ours predecessors. Sometimes it is good to look behind in like this takes to here. It is humbling to remark that we are so only ready today reasons another before it was included readier! A very very read!
5 / 5 Jospeh
He, is the book adds but think that it has taken even more like of a cure some editors had taken to present he in sumptuous form. A paper was like this white and acute . . . .

More highly recommended like the hardback. (Any quell'enthusiast in a creation of coverage, this in spite of :-))
5 / 5 Leilani
Has bought this for education - has loved always take to know a character of the calculation and this delivery. Brilliant book

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 18 ratings
4 / 5 Arica
Formed: Hardcover Another excellent edition of DK, the one who always quality of product a lot-works of fiction. Ossia An excellent prime minister partorisca a subject and very very drawn and balanced in content. It was partorisca consult this in fact a lot of years partorisca come, together with all some another in a series!
5 / 5 Tari
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Likes all DK the books is well has thought was with a lot of examples and of the illustrations. It is book of history of the part and explanation of part of as each technician is used today. There is a lot of photo by heart and diagrams partorisca help with a text.

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Is partorisca any the one who is interested in mathematicians and some people and concepts for behind the. I have it enjoyed read the but are quell'has bitten biased to the equal that loves mathematical and anything to do with numbers really. It likes him-me the puzzles and that classifies of what. I can see the brilliant primary girls that takes the plot of this book but he also will appeal to adults with the step intertest in a subject.
A text is the little dry in the places but is hard to take some of some concepts by means of succinctly but chairs Parker kills has done operates it quite well in general.

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4 / 5 Lorinda
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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 24 ratings
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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 20 ratings
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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 52 ratings
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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 13 ratings
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the reading done Cleverly like the refresher in the mathematician forgotten.
4 / 5 Jaimie
The identity of Euler is one of some the majority of fundamental reports in mathematics, resupplying the bridge among real numbers and of the complexes, and among exponential and trigonometric functions. Robin Wilson explains a sum of aesthetic appeal of this identity, and a special chance has informed to as the equation of Euler, which is appreciated for mathematicians and physicists equally: street some operations of addition, multiplication and exponentiation, combines five of some the majority of numbers of entities in mathematicians, specifically 1, 0, pi, and and a square root of -1. Wilson consecrates a eponymous understand each number in turn, that heads to the synthesis with the equation of Euler in a final chapter. An order of quite material follows a historical development of some pertinent concepts, leaving the gradual increase in a level of the mathematical sophistication required of a reader. Visually A book is a lot appealing, with 88 figures that illustrates a main text, interspersed with 11 boxes that the present there is detailed test of technical results for readers with up mathematical knowledge meso. A fashion is a lot involving, with numerous episodes, amusing dates, rhymes and mnemonics for some figures of pi and and. A book would be good for any interested in a history of mathematics, but is adapted particularly like an inspiration for young mathematics. I have tried he among a boy of 11 years, those who were attracted instantly for some pictures of systems of different number, and the boy of 15 years, those who has found a first pair of chapters enjoyable and easy to read. Highly you recommend that of the to copy to any inquisitive the young person knows.
5 / 5 Sabina
Likes any whose Mathematical 'Of the' the levels are now a lot on 50 years have found this reserves an accessible and stimulating turn in an odd and beautiful world of mathematicians.
Professor Robin Wilson explains clearly some parts of the component of an iconic equation has attributed to an utmost 18th-physical century and Swiss mathematician, Leonard Euler.
After the brief but illuminating the introduction there is chapters in a number to count 1, a concept of 0, a number of circle pi, an exponential constant and, and I, a 'imaginary' square root of -1.
All these parts are dipped joint in a final chapter in the equation of Euler.
'Euler' pioneering Equation' is the fascinating the introduction the mathematics advanced that it still can convert the few people to this subject intimidating thickness.
5 / 5 Rosalyn
Some numbers and, the, pi, 1, 0 is a 'vocal' of all some mathematical symbols -- look constantly in some exploitations of mathematics. Robin Wilson has written the popular account of these, (any dodging a mathematics) and has drawn in a historical fund of the each one. More than of the this there is teased out of his interconnections that arrived in one the majority of good-looking of them all, a fact that (and can it the time pi, 1 more, is equal to 0). Spent for the partner, will not be disappointed.
5 / 5 Michell
The reading done cleverly like the refresher in the mathematician forgotten.
5 / 5 Glenda
Ossia To I relatively short reservation the one who bands a terrible plot in. Some uses of author the equation of Euler like the house partorisca take a reader in recognition of appearances of mathematicians, of a history partorisca count, the infinite series partorisca pi, and history of complex numbers. An a lot of enjoyable read partorisca any interested in mathematicians and his history.
5 / 5 Margarett
A concept of the 'good-looking equation' is the mystery to a lot, but looks partorisca combine the piece of mathematics that expresses something sophisticated in relatively of few terms and something concealed looks partorisca satisfy. An equation this has tried standout among mathematics, as for far one the majority of good-looking (and is situated so only as to the equation of the maxwell among physicists) is Euler remarkable eiπ +1 = 0. That looks remarkable mine roughly ossia that that so only looks odd that this combination of things produces such the orderly result. (Incidentally, as the one who can see, an only reason for a 'pioneering' in a title was partorisca enable an elegant map in a coverage of a book.)

Taking books of the mathematician populate well is incredibly difficult. When I have begun to read this book, I Robin has believed really Wilson had broken the. After an introduction, gives the chapter in the each one of some elements of an equation (except a plus and equals signs), of the some appearances to some to basic plus likes 1 and 0 to of some more sophisticated components. Then, in the final chapter, quell'pull all near to aim reason the works of equation of Euler and reason is useful.

Like this far, like this good. And until and comprising pi, excepts to give in the quite too much serious to approximate his, Wilson this a lot of well. Have enjoyed really some premiers pocolos capitulate. But once we take to and and the, the things go downhill. That have been pitched in the level for a general reader results too mathematical-heavy and lacks readability - and this is not solved in a final chapter. If anything the things worsen.

Would say some minimum coffins to take by means of a whole book is the mathematics A-level, but more than that, in these final chapters, so only the total mathematician could enjoy that has read. It is such the shame , like the concept are add, an equation is fascinating and some premiers pocolos capitulate do like this well. It is almost like two different books have been involved in the accident and ossia a result of the welding has jointed a front of one and a backside of another. A subject worthy, but any quite a book can be been.
4 / 5 Jennie
An inventive work of art like the equation of one Euler truely merit to be admired, this in spite of more importantly -- comprised for a lot! Undoubtadly This book will have the no trivial impact to this aim. It was impressed already for one of some authors leading books (Four Colours suffice) -- still like this again tries that the deft writing can do the beautiful mathematical @@subject accessible a same time!

To give the brief overview, is the short book where an author presents this good-looking equation of five essential numbers in mathematicians. In fact, each one that like this of these numbers behave enough of the different way has compared to another, and have his own storyline, any to mention several historical and real episodes-world-wide use. All these appearances are a lot of-covered in of the separate sections of a book. Like a so only can expect of an author has experienced, these chapters are fill with examples and of the interesting facts, and pleasant historical histories. I have found that a real level of mathematicians has required does not surpass never big-scool mathematical -- and included this knowledge is in some signals revised again, any to any, particularly in some last two chapters. But although one can be already familiar with a mathematical content, is still a lot appealing to read by means of and appreciate some small jokes, insightful examples, or some history. For chance, was has surprised really that has learnt included on some the majority of basic constant likes zero or one!

When A writing in such historian breakthroughs, some expectations are big. Even more like this of an author experienced of the mathematical books has feigned the general audience. Still, I enjoyed it for real everything. In fact, each element of a book is prepared with careful thought and detail. With east, means anything of a beautiful excerpts of some real manuscripts, a fashion to write, understand-structure, or the good word-game in the title of a book. A book is an addition of entity my collection of the book and I really celery that ossia the must for any the one who enjoys mathematical beauty!
5 / 5 Deloise
Ossia The really a lot the book has executed well. Easily it transmits a remarkable elegance of a mathematics and has plots to offer a general reader has determined.