The Resource [Pi] : a biography of the world's most mysterious number, Alfred S. Posamentier & Ingmar Lehmann ; afterword by Herbert A. Hauptman

[Pi] : a biography of the world's most mysterious number, Alfred S. Posamentier & Ingmar Lehmann ; afterword by Herbert A. Hauptman

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[Pi] : a biography of the world's most mysterious number
Title
[Pi]
Title remainder
a biography of the world's most mysterious number
Statement of responsibility
Alfred S. Posamentier & Ingmar Lehmann ; afterword by Herbert A. Hauptman
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Biography of the world's most mysterious number
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
512.7/3
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illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA484
LC item number
.P67 2004
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non fiction
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[Pi] : a biography of the world's most mysterious number, Alfred S. Posamentier & Ingmar Lehmann ; afterword by Herbert A. Hauptman
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[Pi] : a biography of the world's most mysterious number, Alfred S. Posamentier & Ingmar Lehmann ; afterword by Herbert A. Hauptman
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-311) and index
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Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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Contents
  • 79
  • Chapter 4
  • [pi] Enthusiasts
  • 117
  • Chapter 5
  • [pi] Curiosities
  • 137
  • Chapter 6
  • Applications of [pi]
  • 157
  • Chapter 1
  • Chapter 7
  • Paradox in [pi]
  • 217
  • Appendix A
  • A Three-Dimensional Example of a Rectilinear Equivalent to a Circular Measurement
  • 293
  • Appendix B
  • Ramanujan's Work
  • 297
  • Appendix C
  • What Is [pi]?
  • Proof That e[superscript pi greater than sign pi superscript e]
  • 301
  • Appendix D
  • A Rope around the Regular Polygons
  • 305
  • 13
  • Chapter 2
  • History of [pi]
  • 41
  • Chapter 3
  • Calculating the Value of [pi]
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324 pages
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9781591022008
Lccn
2004009958
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rdamedia
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