Livio has written a very detailed, interesting history of many of the great thinkers in mathematics, and by extension, physics. Read morePublished 2 days ago by H. Bond
Mathematics was never my favorite subject , it was just not in me, or it was the way that was presented to me, just like trying to learn to play the piano , my father was my... Read morePublished 9 days ago by maria rubalcava
Read it. It's ... ok :)
Actually is more a historical book of mathematics/mathematicians - if you want to know more about Euclid, Galileo, Newton, Kepler, Einstein (and many,... Read more
For the seasoned reader of popular math books, there's not a lot new in the book in review. But what's shopworn is treated very ably and entertainingly by the author. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Librum
Some say that the question posed in the title is not the author's. That would account for his failure to answer it.
But what is his question? Read more
Have only just started reading it and I've already lent it to a colleague on my recommendation. I decided to let him read it first because it's going to take me longer due to the... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Frances Barrera
Everyone interested in God and/or mathematics should read this book. It is a thorough exposition of all the great arguments on both sides of the question. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Kenneth A. Perko, Jr.
Don't buy this on the kindle - at least my old kindle doesn't support the symbols used in many of the equations in the book, making it difficult to read if you're not already... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Amazon Customer