One, two, three ... infinity: facts & speculations of science 
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Review: One, Two, Three...Infinity: Facts and Speculations of Science
User Review  Rohan Garg  GoodreadsThis book by George Gamow (of the AlpherBetheGamow fame) is a classic in popular science writing, next only to Carl Sagan, in my opinion. Although, some of the things that the author mentions, as is ... Read full review
Review: One, Two, Three...Infinity: Facts and Speculations of Science
User Review  Priyadarshini Sur  GoodreadsThough mathematics is not my cup of tea, I picked a book on mathematics' 'One two three.Infinity,'subtitled Facts and speculations of science by George Gamow .The book was originally written in 1947 ... Read full review
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Natural and Artificial Numbers  25 
Unusual Properties of Space  43 
Coordinate systems  44 
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