Adding a dimension: seventeen essays on the history of science 
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User Review  Alison the Hallisun  GoodreadsAdding a Dimension is a fun romp through the realms of math and science. Even chapters on familiar topics provided unexpected tidbits and factoids of which I hadn't previously been aware. If it hadn't ... Read full review
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Contents
TFormation  2 
One Ten Buckle My Shoe  14 
Varieties of the Infinite  27 
Copyright  
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