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The Heart of Mathematics: An invitation to effective thinking 2nd Edition

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"In this book, the reader will see that mathematics is a network of intriguing ideas … . It is a really nice book. … This attractive book contains a lot of well-known and interesting problems … . It is really true that the ideas presented in this book are some of the most fascinating and beautiful ones around. … The reader will have something to explore, to learn, to think, to enjoy, and to add new aspects to his view of everything." (Valentina Dagienë, Zentralblatt MATH, Vol. 1065, 2005)

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Key College Publishing; 2nd edition (January 1, 2005)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 760 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1931914419
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1931914413
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 3.04 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 7.5 x 1.5 x 9.25 inches
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    4.2 out of 5 stars 56 ratings

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