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Math and the Mona Lisa
The Art and Science of Leonardo da Vinci
Written by Bulent Atalay


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $12.99

   Leonardo da Vinci was one of history's true geniuses, equally brilliant as an artist, scientist, and mathematician. Readers of The Da Vinci Code were given a glimpse of the mysterious connections between math, science, and Leonardo's art. Math and the Mona Lisa picks up where The Da Vinci Code left off... Read more >
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Infinite Ascent
Infinite Ascent
Written by David Berlinski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812978711
Our Price: $14.00
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Infinite Ascent
A Short History of Mathematics
Written by David Berlinski


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2008
Price: $14.00

In Infinite Ascent, David Berlinski, the acclaimed author of The Advent of the Algorithm, A Tour of the Calculus, and Newton’s Gift, tells the story of mathematics, bringing to life with wit, elegance, and deep insight a 2,500-year-long intellectual adventure.

Berlinski focuses on the ten most important breakthroughs in mathematical history–and the... Read more >
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The Value of Science
The Value of Science
Written by Henri Poincare
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375758485
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The Value of Science
Essential Writings of Henri Poincare
Written by Henri Poincare


Format: Trade Paperback, 608 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2001
Price: $27.00

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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Math Charmers
Math Charmers
Written by Alfred S. Posamentier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591020677
Our Price: $21.99
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Math Charmers
Tantalizing Tidbits for the Mind
Written by Alfred S. Posamentier


Format: Trade Paperback, 301 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2003
Price: $21.99

Professional mathematicians often speak of the beauty of mathematics and the elegance of its solutions. Yet the esthetic appeal of math is rarely conveyed to students at the elementary, secondary, or even college level. Instead, most of us develop phobias in school about math's elusive logic and then pass these negative... Read more >
Math and the Mona Lisa
Math and the Mona Lisa
Written by Bulent Atalay
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781588344939
Our Price: $15.95
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Math and the Mona Lisa
The Art and Science of Leonardo da Vinci
Written by Bulent Atalay


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $15.95

   Leonardo da Vinci was one of history's true geniuses, equally brilliant as an artist, scientist, and mathematician. Readers of The Da Vinci Code were given a glimpse of the mysterious connections between math, science, and Leonardo's art. Math and the Mona Lisa picks up where The Da Vinci Code left off... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Cracking the AP Calculus AB Exam, 2015 Edition

(Available August 5, 2014)
Cracking the AP Calculus AB Exam, 2015 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804124805
Our Price: $19.99
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Cracking the AP Calculus AB Exam, 2015 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 688 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $19.99

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Calculus AB Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guideincluding thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, and 3 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

We don't have to tell you how tough AP... Read more >
Second Grade Math Games & Puzzles (Sylvan Workbooks)
Second Grade Math Games & Puzzles (Sylvan Workbooks)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375430374
Our Price: $12.99
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Second Grade Math Games & Puzzles (Sylvan Workbooks)

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: April 27, 2010
Price: $12.99

A solid foundation of basic math skills is essential for early success in math. Children who can connect their understanding of math to the world around them will be ready for the challenges of mathematics as they advance to more complex topics. The games and puzzles in this workbook are designed... Read more >
Second Grade Geometry Success (Sylvan Workbooks)
Second Grade Geometry Success (Sylvan Workbooks)
Written by Sylvan Learning
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307479273
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Second Grade Geometry Success (Sylvan Workbooks)

Written by Sylvan Learning


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 18, 2011
Price: $12.99

A solid foundation of basic geometry skills is essential for early success in math. Children who have a solid understanding of two- and three-dimensional shapes, symmetry, patterns, and location concepts will be ready for the challenges of mathematics as they advance to more complex topics. The activities in this workbook are... Read more >
The Book of Nothing
The Book of Nothing
Written by John D. Barrow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375726095
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The Book of Nothing
Vacuums, Voids, and the Latest Ideas about the Origins of the Universe
Written by John D. Barrow


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2002
Price: $15.95

What conceptual blind spot kept the ancient Greeks (unlike the Indians and Maya) from developing a concept of zero? Why did St. Augustine equate nothingness with the Devil? What tortuous means did 17th-century scientists employ in their attempts to create a vacuum? And why do contemporary quantum physicists believe that the... Read more >
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Zero Is The Leaves On The Tree
Zero Is The Leaves On The Tree
Written by Betsy Franco, Illustrated by Shino Arihara
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781582462493
Our Price: $15.99
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Zero Is The Leaves On The Tree

Written by Betsy Franco
Illustrated by Shino Arihara


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $15.99

It's easy to count three of something-- just add them up. But how do you count zero, a number that is best defined by what it's not?

Can you see it?
Can you hear it?
Can you feel it?

This important math concept is beautifully explored in a way that will inspire children to find... Read more >
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