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Product Description: Magical Mathematics reveals the secrets of fun-to-perform card tricks―and the profound mathematical ideas behind them―that will astound even the most accomplished magician. Persi Diaconis and Ron Graham provide easy, step-by-step instructions for each trick, explaining how to set up the effect and offering tips on what to say and do while performing it...read more

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9780691151649 | Princeton Univ Pr, October 3, 2011, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Magical Mathematics reveals the secrets of fun-to-perform card tricks--and the profound mathematical ideas behind them--that will astound even the most accomplished magician.

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9780691169774 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, October 13, 2015), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Magical Mathematics reveals the secrets of fun-to-perform card tricks―and the profound mathematical ideas behind them―that will astound even the most accomplished magician.
9780536584212, titled "Mathematics and Global Survival" | 3rd edition (Ginn Pr, June 1, 1993), cover price $47.35 | also contains Mathematics and Global Survival

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Product Description: Games and elections are fundamental activities in society with applications in economics, political science, and sociology. These topics offer familiar, current, and lively subjects for a course in mathematics. This classroom-tested undergraduate textbook, primarily intended for a general education course in game theory at the freshman or sophomore level, provides an elementary treatment of games and elections...read more

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9781107084520 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 29, 2015, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Games and elections are fundamental activities in society with applications in economics, political science, and sociology.

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Product Description: “A first-rate survey of the world of mathematics…Great reading for the intellectually curious,” (Kirkus Reviews) from the bestselling author of Here’s Looking at Euclid—a dazzling new book that turns even the most complex math into a brilliantly entertaining read...read more

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9781451640090 | Simon & Schuster, June 10, 2014, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: From the bestselling author of Here’s Looking at Euclid, a dazzling new book that turns even the most complex math into a brilliantly entertaining narrative.

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9781451640113 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, June 23, 2015), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: “A first-rate survey of the world of mathematics…Great reading for the intellectually curious,” (Kirkus Reviews) from the bestselling author of Here’s Looking at Euclid—a dazzling new book that turns even the most complex math into a brilliantly entertaining read.

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Product Description: The Freakonomics of math—a math-world superstar unveils the hidden beauty and logic of the world and puts its power in our hands The math we learn in school can seem like a dull set of rules, laid down by the ancients and not to be questioned...read more

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9781594205224 | Penguin Pr, May 29, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The Freakonomics of math--a math-world superstar unveils the hidden beauty and logic of the world and puts its power in our handsThe math we learn in school can seem like a dull set of rules, laid down by the ancients and not to be questioned.

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9780143127536 | Penguin USA, May 26, 2015, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: The Freakonomics of math—a math-world superstar unveils the hidden beauty and logic of the world and puts its power in our hands The math we learn in school can seem like a dull set of rules, laid down by the ancients and not to be questioned.
9780391035218, titled "Renaissance Dramatists: Feminist Readings" | Humanities Pr, July 1, 1989, cover price $12.50 | also contains Renaissance Dramatists: Feminist Readings

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Product Description: The identity of computing has been fiercely debated throughout its short history. Why is it still so hard to define computing as an academic discipline? Is computing a scientific, mathematical, or engineering discipline? By describing the mathematical, engineering, and scientific traditions of computing, The Science of Computing: Shaping a Discipline presents a rich picture of computing from the viewpoints of the field’s champions...read more

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9781482217698 | Chapman & Hall, December 3, 2014, cover price $50.95 | About this edition: The identity of computing has been fiercely debated throughout its short history.

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Product Description: A Guide to the Evaluation of Integrals Special Integrals of Gradshetyn and Ryzhik: The Proofs provides self-contained proofs of a variety of entries in the frequently used table of integrals by I.S. Gradshteyn and I.M. Ryzhik. The book gives the most elementary arguments possible and uses Mathematica® to verify the formulas...read more

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9781482256512 | Chapman & Hall, November 12, 2014, cover price $124.95 | About this edition: A Guide to the Evaluation of Integrals Special Integrals of Gradshetyn and Ryzhik: The Proofs provides self-contained proofs of a variety of entries in the frequently used table of integrals by I.

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Product Description: What is the shortest possible route for a traveling salesman seeking to visit each city on a list exactly once and return to his city of origin? It sounds simple enough, yet the traveling salesman problem is one of the most intensely studied puzzles in applied mathematics―and it has defied solution to this day...read more

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9780691152707 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 27, 2011, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: What is the shortest possible route for a traveling salesman seeking to visit each city on a list exactly once and return to his city of origin?

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9780691163529 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, November 9, 2014), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: What is the shortest possible route for a traveling salesman seeking to visit each city on a list exactly once and return to his city of origin?

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Product Description: This book provides a one-semester undergraduate introduction to counterexamples in calculus and analysis. It helps engineering, natural sciences, and mathematics students tackle commonly made erroneous conjectures. The book encourages students to think critically and analytically, and helps to reveal common errors in many examples...read more

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9781482246674 | Chapman & Hall, September 9, 2014, cover price $87.95 | About this edition: This book provides a one-semester undergraduate introduction to counterexamples in calculus and analysis.

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Product Description: The hangman's paradox, cat's cradle, gambling, peg solitaire, pi and e. All these and more are back, in Martin Gardner's inimitable style, with updates on new developments and discoveries. Read about how knots and molecules are related, take a trip into the fourth dimension, try out new dissections of stars, crosses and polygons, and challenge yourself with new twists on classic games...read more

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9780521756136 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 30, 2014, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: The hangman's paradox, cat's cradle, gambling, peg solitaire, pi and e.

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9780521758710 | New edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 30, 2014), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The hangman's paradox, cat's cradle, gambling, peg solitaire, pi and e.

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Product Description: One of the most significant and important advancements in information and communication technology over the past 20 years is the introduction and expansion of the Internet. Now almost universally available, the Internet brings us email, global voice and video communications, research repositories, reference libraries, and almost unlimited opportunities for daily activities...read more

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9780415858717 | Routledge, July 8, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: One of the most significant and important advancements in information and communication technology over the past 20 years is the introduction and expansion of the Internet.

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Product Description: Although sequent calculi constitute an important category of proof systems, they are not as well known as axiomatic and natural deduction systems. Addressing this deficiency, Proof Theory: Sequent Calculi and Related Formalisms presents a comprehensive treatment of sequent calculi, including a wide range of variations...read more

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9781466564664 | Chapman & Hall, August 20, 2014, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Although sequent calculi constitute an important category of proof systems, they are not as well known as axiomatic and natural deduction systems.

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Product Description: Now in its third edition, this outstanding textbook explains everything you need to get started using MATLAB®. It contains concise explanations of essential MATLAB commands, as well as easily understood instructions for using MATLAB's programming features, graphical capabilities, simulation models, and rich desktop interface...read more

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9781107662223 | 3 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 30, 2014), cover price $74.99 | About this edition: Now in its third edition, this outstanding textbook explains everything you need to get started using MATLAB®.

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Product Description: This book is dedicated to modern approaches to mathematical modeling of reflexive processes in control. The authors consider reflexive games that describe the gametheoretical interaction of agents making decisions based on a hierarchy of beliefs regarding (1) essential parameters (informational reflexion), (2) decision principles used by opponents (strategic reflexion), (3) beliefs about beliefs, and so on...read more

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9781138024731 | CRC Pr I Llc, March 10, 2014, cover price $112.95 | About this edition: This book is dedicated to modern approaches to mathematical modeling of reflexive processes in control.

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Product Description: Olinick’s Mathematical Models in the Social and Life Sciences concentrates not on physical models, but on models found in biology, social science, and daily life. This text concentrates on a relatively small number of models to allow students to study them critically and in depth, and balances practice and theory in its approach...read more

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9781118642696 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, May 5, 2014, cover price $187.45 | About this edition: Olinick’s Mathematical Models in the Social and Life Sciences concentrates not on physical models, but on models found in biology, social science, and daily life.

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Product Description: Modeling and Inverse Problems in the Presence of Uncertainty collects recent research―including the authors’ own substantial projects―on uncertainty propagation and quantification. It covers two sources of uncertainty: where uncertainty is present primarily due to measurement errors and where uncertainty is present due to the modeling formulation itself...read more

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9781482206425 | Chapman & Hall, April 1, 2014, cover price $112.95 | About this edition: Modeling and Inverse Problems in the Presence of Uncertainty collects recent research―including the authors’ own substantial projects―on uncertainty propagation and quantification.

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Product Description: A Hands-On Approach to Understanding and Using Actuarial Models Computational Actuarial Science with R provides an introduction to the computational aspects of actuarial science. Using simple R code, the book helps you understand the algorithms involved in actuarial computations...read more
By Arthur Charpentier (editor)

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9781466592599 | Chapman & Hall, August 26, 2014, cover price $112.95 | About this edition: A Hands-On Approach to Understanding and Using Actuarial Models Computational Actuarial Science with R provides an introduction to the computational aspects of actuarial science.

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Product Description: Capable of acquiring large volumes of data through sensors deployed in air, land, and sea, and making this information readily available in a continuous time frame, the science of geographical information system (GIS) is rapidly evolving...read more

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9781482223149 | CRC Pr I Llc, July 10, 2014, cover price $119.95 | About this edition: Capable of acquiring large volumes of data through sensors deployed in air, land, and sea, and making this information readily available in a continuous time frame, the science of geographical information system (GIS) is rapidly evolving.

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Product Description: Bridging the gap between procedural mathematics that emphasizes calculations and conceptual mathematics that focuses on ideas, Mathematics: A Minimal Introduction presents an undergraduate-level introduction to pure mathematics and basic concepts of logic...read more

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9781482216004 | Chapman & Hall, November 14, 2013, cover price $50.95 | About this edition: Bridging the gap between procedural mathematics that emphasizes calculations and conceptual mathematics that focuses on ideas, Mathematics: A Minimal Introduction presents an undergraduate-level introduction to pure mathematics and basic concepts of logic.

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Product Description: With a substantial amount of new material, the Handbook of Linear Algebra, Second Edition provides comprehensive coverage of linear algebra concepts, applications, and computational software packages in an easy-to-use format. It guides you from the very elementary aspects of the subject to the frontiers of current research...read more
By Leslie Hogben (editor)

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9781466507289 | 2 edition (Chapman & Hall, November 26, 2013), cover price $177.95 | About this edition: With a substantial amount of new material, the Handbook of Linear Algebra, Second Edition provides comprehensive coverage of linear algebra concepts, applications, and computational software packages in an easy-to-use format.

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Product Description: Simon Singh, author of the bestsellers Fermat's Enigma, The Code Book, and Big Bang, offers fascinating new insights into the celebrated television series The Simpsons: That the show drip-feeds morsels of number theory into the minds of its viewers―indeed, that there are so many mathematical references in the show, and in its sister program, Futurama, that they could form the basis of an entire university course...read more

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9781620402771 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, October 29, 2013, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: You may have watched hundreds of episodes of The Simpsons (and its sister show Futurama) without ever realizing that cleverly embedded in many plots are subtle references to mathematics, ranging from well-known equations to cutting-edge theorems and conjectures.
9781408835302 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, October 10, 2013, cover price $29.80 | About this edition: Some have seen philosophy embedded in episodes of The Simpsons; others have detected elements of psychology and religion.

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9781620402788 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, October 14, 2014), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Simon Singh, author of the bestsellers Fermat's Enigma, The Code Book, and Big Bang, offers fascinating new insights into the celebrated television series The Simpsons: That the show drip-feeds morsels of number theory into the minds of its viewers―indeed, that there are so many mathematical references in the show, and in its sister program, Futurama, that they could form the basis of an entire university course.

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Product Description: “Delightful . . . easily digestible chapters include plenty of helpful examples and illustrations. You'll never forget the Pythagorean theorem again!”—Scientific American Many people take math in high school and promptly forget much of it...read more

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9780547517650 | Houghton Mifflin, October 2, 2012, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: A world-class mathematician and regular contributor to the New York Times hosts a delightful tour of the greatest ideas of math, revealing how it connects to literature, philosophy, law, medicine, art, business, even pop culture in ways we never imaginedDid O.

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9780544105850 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, October 1, 2013), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: “Delightful .

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Product Description: The exponential progress and accessibility of computing has vastly increased data flows and revolutionized the practice of science, engineering, and communication. Computing plays a critical role in advancing research across almost every scientific discipline...read more
By Justyna Zander (editor)

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9781439883273 | CRC Pr I Llc, October 7, 2013, cover price $169.95 | About this edition: The exponential progress and accessibility of computing has vastly increased data flows and revolutionized the practice of science, engineering, and communication.

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Product Description: A Functional Start to Computing with Python enables students to quickly learn computing without having to use loops, variables, and object abstractions at the start. Requiring no prior programming experience, the book draws on Python’s flexible data types and operations as well as its capacity for defining new functions...read more

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9781466504554 | Chapman & Hall, July 26, 2013, cover price $81.95 | About this edition: A Functional Start to Computing with Python enables students to quickly learn computing without having to use loops, variables, and object abstractions at the start.

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Product Description: Due to the rapid increase in the number of mobile device users worldwide, location-based services (LBSs) have become pervasive, and the demand for them will continue to grow. Exploring recent changes in the technology and its uses, Advanced Location-Based Technologies and Services takes an in-depth look at new and existing technologies, techniques, applications, and opportunities...read more
By Hassan A. Karimi (editor)

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9781466518186 | CRC Pr I Llc, May 24, 2013, cover price $154.95 | About this edition: Due to the rapid increase in the number of mobile device users worldwide, location-based services (LBSs) have become pervasive, and the demand for them will continue to grow.

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