Poetry of the Universe

Product Number: EB00148649
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307790583
Publisher: Anchor
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Description

In the bestselling literary tradition of Lewis Thomas's Lives of a Cell and James Watson's The Double Helix, Poetry of the Universe is a delightful and compelling narrative charting the evolution of mathematical ideas that have helped to illuminate the nature of the observable universe. In a richly anecdotal fashion, the book explores teh leaps of imagination and vision in mathematics that have helped pioneer our understanding of the world around us.

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Author(s): Robert Osserman
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Apr 27, 2011

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