Dudley, Underwood,: Numerology or What Pythagoras Wrought
Book Number: 0278036
The Mathematical Association of America, Washington, DC, 1997. Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. A clean copy, free of annotation, free of underlining. No damage to describe. Illustrated with charts & diagrams & graphs & equations, with index.This book is about numerology, which is the delusion that numbers have power over events. Numerology is a descendant of number mysticism which is the belief that the contemplation of numbers can give mystical and nonrational insights into the nature and the nature of the universe. Numerology gives an outline of the history of number mysticism and numerology and gives many examples, past and present. The message of the book is that numbers indeed have power, but the power is not over events, it is over human minds. It is intended for anyone interested in human folly and requires no mathematical knowledge beyond arithmetic to understand – paraphrasing the rear panel blurb Full number line. Size: Trade Paperback. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Mathematics; ISBN: 0883855240. ISBN/EAN: 9780883855249. Inventory No: 0278036.