Peterson, Ivars,: The mathematical tourist; snapshots of modern mathematics
Book Number: 0278978
W. H. Freeman, New York, 1988. Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. second-hand copy, no damage to the scribe, no annotations.The book is illustrated with numerous diagrams and several sets of colour plates.The book is a top-notch survey of the frontiers of contemporary mathematics. Far from being old and musty, mathematics is alive, vital and vibrant, full of interesting, unanswered questions that Peterson makes accessible to non-expert but attentive readers. – Los Angeles Times Size: Trade Paperback. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: mathematics; puzzles & games; ISBN: 0716720647. ISBN/EAN: 9780716720645. Inventory No: 0278978.