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  • Science Of Discworld

    Science Of Discworld
    av Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart, Jack Cohen

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780091951702

    The fantastic first book in the Sunday Times bestselling Science of Discworld seriesWhen a wizardly experiment goes adrift, the wizards of Unseen University find themselves with a pocket universe on their hands: Roundworld, where neither magic nor c…

  • Professor Stewart's Hoard of Mathematical Treasures

    Professor Stewart's Hoard of Mathematical Treasures
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465017751

    Opening another drawer in his Cabinet of Curiosities, renowned mathematics professor Ian Stewart presents a new medley of games, paradoxes, and riddles in Professor Stewart's Hoard of Mathematical Treasures . With wit and aplomb, Stewart mingles cas…

  • Does God Play Dice

    Does God Play Dice
    av Ian Stewart

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780631232513

    "You believe in a God who plays dice, and I in complete law and order", Albert Einstein. The science of chaos is forcing scientists to rethink Einstein's fundamental assumptions regarding the way the universe behaves. Chaos theory has already shown…

  • Concepts of Modern Mathematics

    Concepts of Modern Mathematics
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780486284248

    Presents a humorous look at the concepts of "new math."

  • Do Dice Play God?: The Mathematics of Uncertainty

    Do Dice Play God?: The Mathematics of Uncertainty
    av Ian Stewart

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781541699472

    A celebrated mathematician explores how math helps us make sense of the unpredictable We would like to believe we can know things for certain. We want to be able to figure out who will win an election, if the stock market will crash, or if a suspect…

  • Do Dice Play God?: The Mathematics of Uncertainty

    Do Dice Play God?: The Mathematics of Uncertainty
    av Ian Stewart

    CD-bok - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781549126574

    A celebrated mathematician explores how math helps us make sense of the unpredictableWe would like to believe we can know things for certain. We want to be able to figure out who will win an election, if the stock market will crash, or if a suspect…

  • The Foundations of Mathematics

    The Foundations of Mathematics
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198706434

    The transition from school mathematics to university mathematics is seldom straightforward. Students are faced with a disconnect between the algorithmic and informal attitude to mathematics at school, versus a new emphasis on proof, based on logic,…

  • The Foundations of Mathematics

    The Foundations of Mathematics
    av Ian Stewart

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198706441

    The transition from school mathematics to university mathematics is seldom straightforward. Students are faced with a disconnect between the algorithmic and informal attitude to mathematics at school, versus a new emphasis on proof, based on logic,…

  • Symmetry: A Very Short Introduction

    Symmetry: A Very Short Introduction
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199651986

    In the 1800s mathematicians introduced a formal theory of symmetry: group theory. Now a branch of abstract algebra, this subject first arose in the theory of equations. Symmetry is an immensely important concept in mathematics and throughout the sci…

  • Do Dice Play God?

    Do Dice Play God?
    av Professor Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781788162289

    Uncertainty is everywhere. It lurks in every consideration of the future - the weather, the economy, the sex of an unborn child - even quantities we think that we know such as populations or the transit of the planets contain the possibility of erro…

  • Do Dice Play God?

    Do Dice Play God?
    av Ian Stewart

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781259436

  • Do Dice Play God?

    Do Dice Play God?
    av Ian Stewart

    Storpocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781259443

    Uncertainty is everywhere. It lurks in every consideration of the future - the weather, the economy, the sex of an unborn child - even quantities we think that we know such as populations or the transit of the planets contain the possibility of erro…

  • The Beauty of Numbers in Nature

    The Beauty of Numbers in Nature
    av Dr Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262534284

    From a zebra's stripes to a spider's web: an engaging examination of patterns in nature and the mathematics that underlie them.From a zebra's stripes to a spider's web, from sand dunes to snowflakes, nature is full of patterns underlaid by mathemati…

  • Significant figures - lives and works of trailblazing mathematicians

    Significant figures - lives and works of trailblazing mathematicians
    av Professor Ian Stewart

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781254301

    Which mathematician elaborated a crucial concept the night before he died in a duel? Who funded his maths and medical career through gambling and chess? Who learned maths from her wallpaper? Ian Stewart presents the extraordinary lives and amazing d…

  • Personality Adaptations

    Personality Adaptations
    av Vann Joines, Ian Stewart

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781870244015

  • Significant Figures: The Lives and Work of Great Mathematicians

    Significant Figures: The Lives and Work of Great Mathematicians
    av Ian Stewart

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465096121

    A celebrated mathematician traces the history of math through the lives and work of twenty-five pioneering mathematicians In Significant Figures, acclaimed mathematician Ian Stewart explores the work of 25 of history's most important mathematician…

  • The Globe: The Science of Discworld II: A Novel

    The Globe: The Science of Discworld II: A Novel
    av Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart, Jack Cohen

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804168960

    Roundworld, aka Earth, is under siege. Are three wizards and an orangutan Librarian enough to thwart the Elvish threat? When the wizards of Unseen University first created Roundworld, they were so concerned with discovering the rules of this new uni…

  • Another Fine Math You've Got Me into...

    Another Fine Math You've Got Me into...
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780486431819

  • The Science of Discworld

    The Science of Discworld
    av Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart, Jack Cohen

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804168946

    Not just another science book and not just another Discworld novella, The Science of Discworld is a creative, mind-bending mash-up of fiction and fact, that offers a wizard's-eye view of our world that will forever change how you look at the univers…

  • Infinity: A Very Short Introduction

    Infinity: A Very Short Introduction
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198755234

    Infinity is an intriguing topic, with connections to religion, philosophy, metaphysics, logic, and physics as well as mathematics. Its history goes back to ancient times, with especially important contributions from Euclid, Aristotle, Eudoxus, and A…

  • Seventeen Equations that Changed the World

    Seventeen Equations that Changed the World
    av Ian Stewart

    Storpocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846685323

    From Newton's Law of Gravity to the Black-Scholes model used by bankers to predict the markets, equations, are everywhere -- and they are fundamental to everyday life.Seventeen Equations that Changed the World examines seventeen ground-breaking equa…

  • Henry IV: The Righteous King

    Henry IV: The Righteous King
    av Ian Mortimer

    CD-bok - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781541409750

    The talented, confident, and intelligent son of John of Gaunt, Henry IV started his reign as a popular and charismatic king after he dethroned the tyrannical and wildly unpopular Richard II. But six years into his reign, Henry had survived eight ass…

  • Die letzten Rätsel der Mathematik

    Die letzten Rätsel der Mathematik
    av Ian Stewart

    Pocket - 2015 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783499616945

  • Why Beauty Is Truth

    Why Beauty Is Truth
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465082377

    At the heart of relativity theory, quantum mechanics, string theory, and much of modern cosmology lies one concept: symmetry. In Why Beauty Is Truth , world-famous mathematician Ian Stewart narrates the history of the emergence of this remarkable ar…

  • Nature's Numbers

    Nature's Numbers
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465072743

    "It appears to us that the universe is structured in a deeply mathematical way. Falling bodies fall with predictable accelerations. Eclipses can be accurately forecast centuries in advance. Nuclear power plants generate electricity according to well…

  • Darwin und die Götter der Scheibenwelt

    Darwin und die Götter der Scheibenwelt
    av Terry Pratchett, Ian Stewart, Jack Cohen

    Pocket - 2012 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783492269162

  • Nicolas-Louis De La Caille, Astronomer and Geodesist

    Nicolas-Louis De La Caille, Astronomer and Geodesist
    av Ian Stewart Glass

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199668403

    La Caille was one of the observational astronomers and geodesists who followed Newton in developing ideas about celestial mechanics and the shape of the earth. He provided data to the great 18th-century mathematicians involved in understanding the c…

  • Life's Other Secret: The New Mathematics of the Living World

    Life's Other Secret: The New Mathematics of the Living World
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780471296515

    "Stewart writes with such compelling clarity that general readerscan share in the intellectual daring of hisperspective."--Booklist An invitation to a hidden world InLife's Other Secret, mathematician and award-winning sciencewriter Ian Stewart reve…

  • Die Schönheit der Schneeflocke

    Die Schönheit der Schneeflocke
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2017 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783806236323

  • Does God Play Dice?

    Does God Play Dice?
    av Ian Stewart

    Storpocket - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140256024

    Since the dramatic discovery of the mathematical concept of chaos in 1989, the controversy of its contents has settled down. This revised edition of Does God Play Dice? takes a fresh look at its achievements and potential. With a new preface and thr…

  • Professor Stewart's Incredible Numbers

    Professor Stewart's Incredible Numbers
    av Professor Ian Stewart

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781254516

    Ian Stewart explores the astonishing properties of numbers from 1 to10 to zero and infinity, including one figure that, if you wrote it out, would span the universe. He looks at every kind of number you can think of -- real, imaginary, rational, irr…

  • Figments of Reality

    Figments of Reality
    av Ian Stewart

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521571555

    Is the universe around us a figment of our imagination? Or are our minds figments of reality? In this refreshing new look at the evolution of mind and culture, bestselling authors Ian Stewart and Jack Cohen eloquently argue that our minds necessaril…

  • Figments of Reality

    Figments of Reality
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521663830

    Is the universe around us a figment of our imagination? Or are our minds figments of reality? In this refreshing new look at the evolution of mind and culture, bestselling authors Ian Stewart and Jack Cohen eloquently argue that our minds necessaril…

  • Complex Analysis

    Complex Analysis
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108436793

    This new edition of a classic textbook develops complex analysis from the established theory of real analysis by emphasising the differences that arise as a result of the richer geometry of the complex plane. Key features of the authors' approach ar…

  • Galois Theory

    Galois Theory
    av Ian Nicholas Stewart

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138401709

    Since 1973, Galois Theory has been educating undergraduate students on Galois groups and classical Galois theory. In Galois Theory, Fourth Edition, mathematician and popular science author Ian Stewart updates this well-established textbook for today…

  • Galois Theory

    Galois Theory
    av Ian Nicholas Stewart

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781482245820

    Since 1973, Galois Theory has been educating undergraduate students on Galois groups and classical Galois theory. In Galois Theory, Fourth Edition, mathematician and popular science author Ian Stewart updates this well-established textbook for today…

  • To Infinity and Beyond

    To Infinity and Beyond
    av Eli Maor, Ian Stewart, Eli Maor

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691178110

    To Infinity and Beyond explores the idea of infinity in mathematics and art. Eli Maor examines the role of infinity, as well as its cultural impact on the arts and sciences. He evokes the profound intellectual impact the infinite has exercised on th…

  • The Handy Chemistry Answer Book

    The Handy Chemistry Answer Book
    av Ian C. Stewart

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578593743

    Simplifying the complex chemical reactions that take place every day through the well-stated answers for more than 900 common chemistry questions, this reference is the go-to guide for students and professionals alike. The book covers everything fro…

  • The Living Labyrinth

    The Living Labyrinth
    av Tim Poston, Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781535298421

  • Professor Stewarts mathematische Schätze

    Professor Stewarts mathematische Schätze
    av Ian Stewart

    Pocket - 2013 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783499626906

  • Größen der Mathematik

    Größen der Mathematik
    av Ian Stewart

    Pocket - 2018 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783499633942

  • Professor Stewarts mathematisches Sammelsurium

    Professor Stewarts mathematisches Sammelsurium
    av Ian Stewart

    Pocket - 2011 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783499625817

  • Wheelers

    Wheelers
    av Jack Cohen, Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781540608659

  • Algebraic Number Theory and Fermat's Last Theorem

    Algebraic Number Theory and Fermat's Last Theorem
    av Ian Stewart

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781498738392

    Updated to reflect current research, Algebraic Number Theory and Fermat's Last Theorem, Fourth Edition introduces fundamental ideas of algebraic numbers and explores one of the most intriguing stories in the history of mathematics-the quest for a pr…

  • Algebraic Number Theory and Fermat's Last Theorem

    Algebraic Number Theory and Fermat's Last Theorem
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367658717

    Updated to reflect current research, Algebraic Number Theory and Fermat's Last Theorem, Fourth Edition introduces fundamental ideas of algebraic numbers and explores one of the most intriguing stories in the history of mathematics-the quest for a pr…

  • Beyond Human: Book Three

    Beyond Human: Book Three

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781545446409

    The explosion is an ominous sign of things to come.Honey and Sammus find that their 'rough patch' only gets worse and outside interference bring big changes they never expected.Bo finds himself confused and unable to get over what he did to Evvie. H…

  • Nanyang

    Nanyang
    av Ian Gordon Stewart

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781468153019

  • Warum (Gerade) Mathematik?: Eine Antwort in Briefen

    Warum (Gerade) Mathematik?: Eine Antwort in Briefen
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2008 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783827420862

    Was machen eigentlich Mathematiker? Den ganzen Tag nur rechnen und Gleichungen l sen und Formeln ableiten und Funktionen darstellen? Geht es in der Mathematik ausschlie lich um Zahlen? Wie kommt man auf die Idee, Mathematik zu studieren, und was sol…

  • Complex Analysis

    Complex Analysis
    av Ian Stewart

    Inbunden - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521245135

    This is a very successful textbook for undergraduate students of pure mathematics. Students often find the subject of complex analysis very difficult. Here the authors, who are experienced and well-known expositors, avoid many of such difficulties b…

  • Complex Analysis

    Complex Analysis
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521287630

    An accessible textbooks for students of pure mathematics.

  • Fearful Symmetry

    Fearful Symmetry
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780486477589

    This fascinating study explores a fundamental paradox behind the patterns of the natural world, in which symmetrical causes lead to asymmetrical effects. Lesser and greater patterns--the structure of subatomic particles, a tiger's stripes, the shape…

  • Henry V: The Warrior King of 1415

    Henry V: The Warrior King of 1415
    av Ian Mortimer

    CD-bok - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781541409767

    This insightful look at the life of Henry V and the Battle of Agincourt casts new light on a period in history often held up as legend. A great English hero, Henry V was lionized by Shakespeare and revered by his countrymen for his religious commitm…

  • Professor Stewart's Cabinet of Mathematical Curiosities

    Professor Stewart's Cabinet of Mathematical Curiosities
    av Professor Ian Stewart

    Storpocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846683459

    School maths is not the interesting part. The real fun is elsewhere. Like a magpie, Ian Stewart has collected the most enlightening, entertaining and vexing 'curiosities' of maths over the years... Now, the private collection is displayed in his cab…

  • Visions of Infinity: The Great Mathematical Problems

    Visions of Infinity: The Great Mathematical Problems
    av Ian Stewart

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780465064892

    It is one of the wonders of mathematics that, for every problem mathematicians solve, another awaits to perplex and galvanize them. Some of these problems are new, while others have puzzled and bewitched thinkers across the ages. Such challenges off…

  • The Magical Maze

    The Magical Maze
    av Ian Stewart

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780471192978

    Enter the magical maze of mathematics and explore the surprising passageways of a fantastical world where logic and imagination converge. For mathematics is a maze - a maze in your head - a maze of ideas, a maze of logic. And that maze in your mind…

  • The Outcasts of Time

    The Outcasts of Time
    av Ian Mortimer

    CD-bok - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781541409743

  • Das Jüngste Gericht

    Das Jüngste Gericht
    av Terry Pratchett, Jack Cohen, Ian Stewart

    Pocket - 2013 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783492269469