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bookjacketAcross the Board:
The Mathematics of Chessboard Problems.
J.J. Watkins.

bookjacketApproximating Perfection:
A Mathematician's Journey into the World of Mechanics.
L.P. Lebedev and M.J. Cloud.

bookjacketBaseball's All-Time Best Hitters:
How Statistics Can Level the Playing Field.
M.J. Schell.

bookjacketBaseball's All-Time Best Sluggers:
Adjusted Batting Performance from Strikeouts to Home Runs.
M.J. Schell.

bookjacketBeautiful Geometry.
E. Maor and E. Jost.

bookjacketBehind Deep Blue:
Building the Computer that Defeated the World Chess Champion.
F. Hsu.

bookjacketBenjamin Franklin's Numbers:
An Unsung Mathematical Odyssey.
P.C. Pasles.

bookjacketThe Best Writing on Mathematics 2010.
M. Pitici, ed.

bookjacketThe Best Writing on Mathematics 2011.
M. Pitici, ed.

bookjacketThe Best Writing on Mathematics 2012.
M. Pitici, ed.

bookjacketThe Best Writing on Mathematics 2013.
M. Pitici, ed.

bookjacketThe Blind Spot:
Science and the Crisis of Uncertainty.
W. Byers.

bookjacketThe Calculus Gallery:
Masterpieces from Newton to Lebesgue.
W. Dunham.

bookjacketThe Calculus of Friendship:
What a Teacher and a Student Learned about Life while Corresponding about Math.
S. Strogatz.

bookjacketCelestial Encounters:
The Origins of Chaos and Stability.
F. Diacu and P. Holmes.

bookjacketA Certain Ambiguity:
A Mathematical Novel.
G. Suri and H.S. Bal.

bookjacketChance and Chaos.
D. Ruelle.

bookjacketChases and Escapes:
The Mathematics of Pursuit and Evasion.
P.J. Nahin.

bookjacketChases and Escapes:
The Mathematics of Pursuit and Evasion.
P.J. Nahin.

bookjacketCircles Disturbed:
The Interplay of Mathematics and Narrative.
A. Doxiadis and B. Mazur, eds.

Women in Mathematics.
B.Anne Case and A.M. Leggett, eds.

bookjacketConversations on Mind, Matter, and Mathematics.
J. Changeux and A. Connes;

bookjacketCount Like an Egyptian:
A Hands-on Introduction to Ancient Mathematics.
D. Reimer.

bookjacketCreating Symmetry:
The Artful Mathematics of Wallpaper Patterns.
F. Farris.

bookjacketThe Crest of the Peacock:
Non-European Roots of Mathematics (Third Edition).
G.G. Joseph.

bookjacketDr. Euler's Fabulous Formula:
Cures Many Mathematical Ills.
P.J. Nahin.

bookjacketDuelling Idiots and Other Probability Puzzlers.
P.J. Nahin.

bookjackete: The Story of a Number.
E. Maor.

bookjacketElliptic Tales:
Curves, Counting, and Number Theory.
A. Ash and R. Gross.

blankjacketThe Enjoyment of Math.
H. Rademacher and O. Toeplitz.

bookjacketEuler's Gem:
The Polyhedron Formula and the Birth of Topology.
D.S. Richeson.

bookjacketEveryday Calculus:
Discovering the Hidden Math All around Us.
O.E. Fernandez.

bookjacketThe Faith of a Physicist:
Reflections of a Bottom-Up Thinker.
J.C. Polkinghorne.

bookjacketFascinating Mathematical People:
Interviews and Memoirs.
D.J. Albers and G.L. Alexanderson, eds.

bookjacketFearless Symmetry:
Exposing the Hidden Patterns of Numbers.
A. Ash and R. Gross.

bookjacketThe 5 Elements of Effective Thinking.
E.B. Burger and M. Starbird.

A Romance of Many Dimensions.
E.A. Abbott.

bookjacketFly Me to the Moon:
An Insider's Guide to the New Science of Space Travel.
E. Belbruno.

bookjacketFour Colors Suffice:
How the Map Problem Was Solved.
R. Wilson.

Endlessly Repeated Geometrical Figures.
H. Lauwerier; S. Gill-Hoffstadt, et al., trans.

Exploring Euler's Constant.
J. Havil.

bookjacketThe Golden Ticket:
P, NP, and the Search for the Impossible.
L. Fortnow.

bookjacketGraphic Discovery:
A Trout in the Milk and Other Visual Adventures.
H. Wainer.

Solving the World's Problems on the Back of a Cocktail Napkin.
L. Weinstein and J.A. Adam.

bookjacketGuesstimation 2.0:
Solving Today's Problems on the Back of a Napkin.
L. Weinstein and P. Edwards.

bookjacketHeavenly Mathematics:
The Forgotten Art of Spherical Trigonometry.
G. Van Brummelen.

bookjacketHenri Poincaré:
A Scientific Biography.
J. Gray.

bookjacketHow Mathematicians Think:
Using Ambiguity, Contradiction, and Paradox to Create Mathematics.
W. Byers.

bookjacketHow Round Is Your Circle?
Where Engineering and Mathematics Meet.
J. Bryant and C. Sangwin.

bookjacketHow to Solve It:
A New Aspect of Mathematical Method.
G. Polya.

bookjacketAn Imaginary Tale:
The Story of i [the square root of minus one].
P.J. Nahin.

blankjacketThe Importance of Being Fuzzy:
And Other Insights from the Border between Math and Computers.
A. Sangalli.

Surprising Solutions to Counterintuitive Conundrums.
J. Havil.

bookjacketIn Pursuit of the Traveling Salesman:
Mathematics at the Limits of Computation.
W. Cook.

bookjacketInfinity and the Mind:
The Science and Philosophy of the Infinite.
R. Rucker.

blankjacketInvitation to Mathematics.
K. Jacobs.

bookjacketThe Irrationals:
A Story of the Numbers You Can't Count On.
J. Havil.

bookjacketVenus in Transit.
E. Maor.

bookjacketThe Logician and the Engineer:
How George Boole and Claude Shannon Created the Information Age.
P.J. Nahin.

bookjacketLoving and Hating Mathematics:
Challenging the Myths of Mathematical Life.
R. Hersh and V. John-Steiner.

bookjacketMagical Mathematics:
The Mathematical Ideas That Animate Great Magic Tricks.
P. Diaconis and R. Graham.

bookjacketMath Bytes:
Google Bombs, Chocolate-Covered Pi, and Other Cool Bits in Computing.
T. Chartier.

bookjacketThe Mathematical Century:
The 30 Greatest Problems of the Last 100 Years.
P. Odifreddi; A. Sangalli, et al., trans.

bookjacketMathematical Excursions to the World's Great Buildings.
A. Hahn.

bookjacketThe Mathematical Mechanic:
Using Physical Reasoning to Solve Problems.
M. Levi.

bookjacketA Mathematical Nature Walk.
J.A. Adam.

bookjacketThe Mathematician's Brain:
A Personal Tour Through the Essentials of Mathematics and Some of the Great Minds Behind Them.
D. Ruelle.

bookjacketThe Mathematician's Mind:
The Psychology of Invention in the Mathematical Field.
J. Hadamard.

bookjacketMathematics and Plausible Reasoning, Volume 1:
Induction and Analogy in Mathematics.
G. Polya.

blankjacketMathematics and Plausible Reasoning, Volume 2:
Patterns of Plausible Inference.
G. Polya.

bookjacketMathematics Elsewhere:
An Exploration of Ideas Across Cultures.
M. Ascher.

bookjacketMathematics in Nature:
Modeling Patterns in the Natural World.
J.A. Adam.

How Gamblers, Managers, and Sports Enthusiasts Use Mathematics in Baseball, Basketball, and Football.
W.L. Winston.

bookjacketMrs. Perkins's Electric Quilt:
And Other Intriguing Stories of Mathematical Physics.
P.J. Nahin.

Solving the Twelve Labors of Hercules.
M. Huber.

bookjacketNegative Math:
How Mathematical Rules Can Be Positively Bent.
A.A. Martínez.

bookjacketNine Algorithms That Changed the Future:
The Ingenious Ideas That Drive Today's Computers.
J. MacCormick.

Mathematical Proof of Implausible Ideas.
J. Havil.

Taming Unruly Computational Problems from Mathematical Physics to Science Fiction.
P.J. Nahin.

bookjacketNumbers Rule:
The Vexing Mathematics of Democracy, from Plato to the Present.
G.G. Szpiro.

bookjacketPicturing the Uncertain World:
How to Understand, Communicate, and Control Uncertainty through Graphical Display.
H. Wainer.

Puzzles, Patterns, Problems, and Packings.
S.W. Golomb.

bookjacketThe Princeton Companion to Mathematics.
T. Gowers, J. Barrow-Green, et al., eds.

bookjacketProgramming as if People Mattered:
Friendly Programs, Software Engineering, and Other Noble Delusions.
N.S. Borenstein.

bookjacketThe Proof and the Pudding:
What Mathematicians, Cooks, and You Have in Common.
J. Henle.

bookjacketPythagoras' Revenge:
A Mathematical Mystery.
A. Sangalli.

bookjacketThe Pythagorean Theorem:
A 4,000-Year History.
E. Maor.

bookjacketSacred Mathematics:
Japanese Temple Geometry.
F. Hidetoshi and T. Rothman.

bookjacketShould We Risk It?
Exploring Environmental, Health, and Technological Problem Solving.
D.M. Kammen and D.M. Hassenzahl.

bookjacketThe Silicon Jungle:
A Novel of Deception, Power, and Internet Intrigue.
S. Baluja.

bookjacketSingle Digits:
In Praise of Small Numbers.
M. Chamberland.

bookjacketSlicing Pizzas, Racing Turtles, and Further Adventures in Applied Mathematics.
R.B. Banks.

bookjacketSmall Worlds:
The Dynamics of Networks between Order and Randomness.
D.J. Watts.

bookjacketThe Story of Mathematics.
R. Mankiewicz.

bookjacketStrange Curves, Counting Rabbits, & Other Mathematical Explorations.
K. Ball.

bookjacketTo Infinity and Beyond:
A Cultural History of the Infinite.
E. Maor.

bookjacketTrust in Numbers:
The Pursuit of Objectivity in Science and Public Life.
T.M. Porter.

bookjacketThe Ultimate Quotable Einstein.
A. Einstein; A. Calaprice, et al., eds.

bookjacketUndiluted Hocus-Pocus:
The Autobiography of Martin Gardner.
M. Gardner, P. Diaconis, et al.

bookjacketUneducated Guesses:
Using Evidence to Uncover Misguided Education Policies.
H. Wainer.

bookjacketThe Universe in Zero Words:
The Story of Mathematics as Told through Equations.
D. Mackenzie.

bookjacketA Wealth of Numbers:
An Anthology of 500 Years of Popular Mathematics Writing.
B. Wardhaugh, ed.

bookjacketWhat's Luck Got to Do with It?
The History, Mathematics, and Psychology of the Gambler's Illusion.
J. Mazur.

bookjacketWhen Least Is Best:
How Mathematicians Discovered Many Clever Ways to Make Things as Small (or as Large) as Possible.
P.J. Nahin.

bookjacketWho's #1?
The Science of Rating and Ranking.
A. Langville and C.D. Meyer.

bookjacketWhy Cats Land on Their Feet:
And 76 Other Physical Paradoxes and Puzzles.
M. Levi.

bookjacketWill You Be Alive 10 Years from Now?
And Numerous Other Curious Questions in Probability.
P.J. Nahin.

bookjacketWind Wizard:
Alan G. Davenport and the Art of Wind Engineering.
S. Roberts.

bookjacketWizards, Aliens, and Starships:
Physics and Math in Fantasy and Science Fiction.
C.L. Adler.

bookjacketX and the City:
Modeling Aspects of Urban Life.
J.A. Adam.

bookjacketThe Zen of Magic Squares, Circles, and Stars:
An Exhibition of Surprising Structures across Dimensions.
C.A. Pickover.

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