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Amir D. Aczel
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AMIR D. ACZEL is the author of fourteen books, including the international bestseller Fermat’s Last Theorem, which has been translated into twenty-two languages. He is a fellow of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

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Descartes's Secret Notebook
A True Tale of Mathematics, Mysticism, and the Quest to Understand the Universe
Written by Amir D. Aczel


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: February 19, 2009
Price: $11.99

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Descartes's Secret Notebook
A True Tale of Mathematics, Mysticism, and the Quest to Understand the Universe
Written by Amir D. Aczel


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $16.00

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God's Equation
Einstein, Relativity, and the Expanding Universe
Written by Amir D. Aczel


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Delta
On Sale: November 28, 2000
Price: $16.00

"[Einstein's] field equation remains the closest thing we have to a divine blueprint for the universe...Aczel gives a very readable account of the science and the scientists involved." --Kirkus Reviews

In a work that is at once lucid and profound, renowned mathematician Dr. Amir Aczel, critically acclaimed author of Fermat's Last... Read more >
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Present at the Creation
Discovering the Higgs Boson
Written by Amir D. Aczel


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $15.00

The Large Hadron Collider is the biggest, and by far the most powerful, machine ever built. A project of CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, its audacious purpose is to re-create, in a 16.5-mile-long circular tunnel under the French-Swiss countryside, the immensely hot and dense conditions that existed some 13.7... Read more >
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Present at the Creation
Discovering the Higgs Boson
Written by Amir D. Aczel


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $13.99

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
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