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Secrets of Mental Math
Secrets of Mental Math
Written by Arthur Benjamin and Michael Shermer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307347466
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Secrets of Mental Math
The Mathemagician's Guide to Lightning Calculation and Amazing Math Tricks
Written by Arthur Benjamin and Michael Shermer


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2008
Price: $10.99

These simple math secrets and tricks will forever change how you look at the world of numbers.

Secrets of Mental Math will have you thinking like a math genius in no time. Get ready to amaze your friends—and yourself—with incredible calculations you never thought you could master, as renowned “mathemagician” Arthur Benjamin... Read more >
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Our Mathematical Universe
Our Mathematical Universe
Written by Max Tegmark
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350495
Our Price: $15.99
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Our Mathematical Universe
My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality
Written by Max Tegmark


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $15.99

Max Tegmark leads us on an astonishing journey through past, present and future, and through the physics, astronomy and mathematics that are the foundation of his work, most particularly his hypothesis that our physical reality is a mathematical structure and his theory of the ultimate multiverse. In a dazzling combination of... Read more >
The Drunkard's Walk
The Drunkard's Walk
Written by Leonard Mlodinow
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307377548
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The Drunkard's Walk
How Randomness Rules Our Lives
Written by Leonard Mlodinow


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $11.99

With the born storyteller's command of narrative and imaginative approach, Leonard Mlodinow vividly demonstrates how our lives are profoundly informed by chance and randomness and how everything from wine ratings and corporate success to school grades and political polls are less reliable than we believe.

By showing us the true nature of... Read more >
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The Golden Ratio
The Golden Ratio
Written by Mario Livio
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307485526
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The Golden Ratio
The Story of PHI, the World's Most Astonishing Number
Written by Mario Livio


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2008
Price: $13.99

Throughout history, thinkers from mathematicians to theologians have pondered the mysterious relationship between numbers and the nature of reality. In this fascinating book, Mario Livio tells the tale of a number at the heart of that mystery: phi, or 1.6180339887...This curious mathematical relationship, widely known as "The Golden Ratio," was discovered... Read more >
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Mathematical Curiosities
A Treasure Trove of Unexpected Entertainments
Written by Alfred S. Posamentier and Ingmar Lehmann


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $11.99

An innovative and appealing way for the layperson to develop math skills--while actually enjoying it

Most people agree that math is important, but few would say it's fun. This book will show you that the subject you learned to hate in high school can be as entertaining as a witty remark, as... Read more >
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The Power of Forgetting
The Power of Forgetting
Written by Mike Byster
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307985866
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The Power of Forgetting
Six Essential Skills to Clear Out Brain Clutter and Become the Sharpest, Smartest You
Written by Mike Byster


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $10.99

An uncommon guide for accomplishing more every day by engaging the unique skill of forgetting, from the creator of the award-winning memory training system Brainetics

Is it possible that the answer to becoming a more efficient and effective thinker is learning how to forget? Yes! Mike Byster will show you how mastering...

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Cracking the AP Calculus AB & BC Exams, 2014 Edition
Cracking the AP Calculus AB & BC Exams, 2014 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307946195
Our Price: $12.99
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Cracking the AP Calculus AB & BC Exams, 2014 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 960 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $12.99

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get all the prep you need to ace the AP Calculus AB & BC Exams with 5 full-length practice tests, thorough topic reviews, and proven techniques to help you score higher. This eBook edition has been optimized for on-screen viewing with cross-linked questions, answers, and explanations.

Inside... Read more >
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A Tour of the Calculus
A Tour of the Calculus
Written by David Berlinski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307789730
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A Tour of the Calculus

Written by David Berlinski


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 27, 2011
Price: $13.99

In its largest aspect, the calculus functions as a celestial measuring tape, able to order the infinite expanse of the universe. Time and space are given names, points, and limits; seemingly intractable problems of motion, growth, and form are reduced to answerable questions. Calculus was humanity's first attempt to represent the... Read more >
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Paradox
Paradox
Written by Jim Al-Khalili
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307986801
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Paradox
The Nine Greatest Enigmas in Physics
Written by Jim Al-Khalili


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $11.99

A fun and fascinating look at great scientific paradoxes.

   Throughout history, scientists have come up with theories and ideas that just don't seem to make sense.  These we call paradoxes.  The paradoxes Al-Khalili offers are drawn chiefly from physics and astronomy and represent those that have stumped some of the finest minds. ... Read more >
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The Value of Science
The Value of Science
Written by Henri Poincare
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307824066
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The Value of Science
Essential Writings of Henri Poincare
Written by Henri Poincare


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2012
Price: $14.99

More than any other writer of the twentieth century, Henri Poincaré brought the elegant, but often complicated, ideas about science and mathematics to the general reader. A genius who throughout his life solved complex mathematical calculations in his head, and a writer gifted with an inimitable style, Poincaré rose to the... Read more >
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