Mathematics for the million 
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Review: Mathematics for the Million: How to Master the Magic of Numbers
User Review  Jim  GoodreadsWhen I think of this book, I think of my father who died 23 years ago . He had a copy of this book given to him by his fatherinlaw. This was either to get him through UConn Engineering Math after ... Read full review
Review: Mathematics for the Million: How to Master the Magic of Numbers
User Review  GoodreadsWhen I think of this book, I think of my father who died 23 years ago . He had a copy of this book given to him by his fatherinlaw. This was either to get him through UConn Engineering Math after ... Read full review
Contents
prologue page  9 
Mathematics in Remote Antiquity  33 
The Grammar of Size Order and Shape  75 
Copyright  
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