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Puzzle lovers, rejoice! Bestselling math writer Alex Bellos has a challenge for you: 125 of the world’s best brainteasers from the last two millennia. Armed with logic alone, you’ll detect counterfeit coins, navigate river crossings, and untangle…
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|December 1, 2015

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An ingenious coloring book that reveals math’s hidden beauty—and contemplative power—as never before Publisher's note: Find even more mathemagical coloring in Visions of the Universe, new in December 2016! Contemplate the Patterns of the…

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Peek “behind the scenes” of the universe—and see math in brilliant color! For curious minds throughout history, math was truly an art. In Visions of the Universe, you can pick up right where Isaac Newton, Blaise Pascal, and other luminaries left…
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|May 6, 2014

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Since the 1950s, when Pelé first started playing, soccer has been how the world sees Brazil, but it is also how Brazilians see themselves. The essence of their game is one in which prodigious individual skills outshine team tactics, where dribbles and delicate…

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Too often math gets a bad rap, characterized as dry and difficult. But, Alex Bellos says, "math can be inspiring and brilliantly creative. Mathematical thought is one of the great achievements of the human race, and arguably the foundation of all human progress.…
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|February 16, 2015

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The bestselling author of  Alex's Adventures in Numberland returns with a dazzling new book that turns even the most complex math into a brilliantly entertaining narrative.   From triangles, rotations and power laws, to fractals, cones and curves,…
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|December 27, 2016

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Are you smarter than a Singaporean ten-year-old? Can you beat Sherlock Holmes? If you think the answer is yes – I challenge you to solve my problems . Here is the story of the puzzle, one of mankind’s oldest and greatest forms of entertainment and…

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Alex Bellos is the bestselling author of ;i Alex's Adventures in Numberland;/i , which was shortlisted for the BBC Samuel Johnson Prize. He is the i Guardian's maths-blogger, and has worked for the paper in London and Rio de Janeiro as its unusually numerate…
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|November 28, 2011

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|This title releases September 7, 2017

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The second book in the groundbreaking new series from two bestselling writers that teaches you about the world through the prism of football. This book is packed with awesome true stories, real science and fascinating facts and will make you laugh loads. Why are…