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  • The GCHQ Puzzle Book
    The GCHQ Puzzle Book (Paperback) GCHQ

    Would GCHQ recruit you? Pit your wits against the people who cracked Enigma in the official puzzle book from Britain's secretive intelligence organisation . . . THE ULTIMATE SECRET SANTA GIFT for the work colleague who can be persuaded to quit and become a spy. WINNER OF 'STOCKING FILLER OF THE YEAR AWARD' THE GUARDIAN --------------------------------Odd word outThe themes in the...

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  • Beyond Infinity
    Beyond Infinity (English, Paperback) Eugenia Cheng

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2017 ROYAL SOCIETY SCIENCE BOOK PRIZE ...

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  • Prime Numbers and the Riemann Hypothesis
    Prime Numbers and the Riemann Hypothesis (English, Paperback) Barry Mazur, William Stein

    This book introduces prime numbers and explains the famous unsolved Riemann hypothesis.

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  • Alan Turing
    Alan Turing (English, Paperback) Dermot Turing

    Alan Turing

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  • Elements of Mathematics
    Elements of Mathematics (English, Hardback) John Stillwell

    Elements of Mathematics takes readers on a fascinating tour that begins in elementary mathematics--but, as John Stillwell shows, this subject is not as elementary or straightforward as one might think. Not all topics that are part of today's elementary mathematics were always considered as such, and great mathematical advances and discoveries had to occur in order for certain subjects to become...

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  • An Introduction to Non-Classical Logic
    An Introduction to Non-Classical Logic (English, Paperback) Graham Priest

    This book clearly introduces the major topics in logic and their relation to current philosophical issues.

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  • To Mock a Mockingbird: and Other Logic Puzzles
    To Mock a Mockingbird: and Other Logic Puzzles (Paperback) Raymond Smullyan

    In this entertaining and challenging collection of logic puzzles, Raymond Smullyan-author of Forever Undecided-continues to delight and astonish us with his gift for making available, in the thoroughly pleasurable form of puzzles, some of the most important mathematical thinking of our time.

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  • How to Prove It
    How to Prove It (English, Paperback) Daniel J. Velleman

    This new edition of Daniel J. Velleman's successful textbook contains over 200 new exercises, selected solutions, and an introduction to Proof Designer software.

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  • A Concise Introduction to Pure Mathematics
    A Concise Introduction to Pure Mathematics (English, Paperback) Martin Liebeck

    In addition to the Introduction to Analysis chapters contained in previous editions, this edition presents two new chapters that give an introduction to Abstract Algebra via group theory. While this is a standard topic and there are many texts on group theory, this is a "taster" as an introduction to more abstract reasoning. Additional material has been added to the chapters "Counting and...

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  • Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists
    Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists (English, Paperback) Brian D. Hahn, Daniel Valentine

    Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists, Sixth Edition, provides a concise, balanced overview of MATLAB's functionality that facilitates independent learning, with coverage of both the fundamentals and applications. The essentials of MATLAB are illustrated throughout, featuring complete coverage of the software's windows and menus. Program design and algorithm development are presented...

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  • Categories for the Working Mathematician
    Categories for the Working Mathematician (English, Hardback) Saunders Mac Lane

    This second edition includes a number of revisions and additions, including new chapters on topics of active interest: symmetric monoidal categories and braided monoidal categories, and the coherence theorems for them, as well as 2-categories and the higher dimensional categories which have recently come into prominence.

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  • Logic: A Very Short Introduction
    Logic: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Graham Priest

    Graham Priest shows that formal logic is a powerful, exciting part of modern philosophy - a tool for thinking about everything from the existence of God and the reality of time to paradoxes of probability. Explaining formal logic in simple, non-technical terms, this edition includes new sections on mathematical algorithms, axioms, and proofs.

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  • Prof: Alan Turing Decoded
    Prof: Alan Turing Decoded (English, Paperback) Dermot Turing

    Alan Turing was an extraordinary man who crammed into a life of only 42 years the careers of mathematician, codebreaker, computer scientist, and biologist. He is widely regarded as a war hero grossly mistreated by hiscountry, and it has become hard to disentangle the real man from the story. It is easy to cast him as a misfit, the stereotypical professor. But Turing was never a professor, his...

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  • Arithmetic
    Arithmetic (English, Hardback) Paul Lockhart

    Paul Lockhart reveals arithmetic not as the rote manipulation of numbers but as a set of ideas that exhibit the surprising behaviors usually reserved for higher branches of mathematics. In this entertaining survey, he explores the nature of counting and different number systems-Western and non-Western-and weighs the pluses and minuses of each.

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  • Mathematical Logic for Computer Science
    Mathematical Logic for Computer Science (English, Paperback) Mordechai Ben-Ari

    This book approaches mathematics based on the needs of computer science students, teaching logic by means of the method of semantic tableaux. The third edition is entirely rewritten, and includes new chapters on SAT solvers and model checking.

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  • Proofs and Refutations
    Proofs and Refutations (English, Paperback) Imre Lakatos

    This influential book discusses the nature of mathematical discovery, development, methodology and practice, forming Imre Lakatos's theory of 'proofs and refutations'.

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  • The Canterbury Puzzles
    The Canterbury Puzzles (English, Paperback) Mrs. Henry Dudeney

    "Regular exercise is supposed to be as necessary for the brain as for the body. Many of us are very apt to suffer from mental cobwebs, and there is nothing equal to the solving of puzzles for sweeping them away." - Henry Dudeney (1847-1930) First published in 1907, Dudeney's The Canterbury Puzzles is a classic of the genre, based on characters from Chaucer's Tales. The book contains 114 puzzles...

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  • The Logician and the Engineer
    The Logician and the Engineer (English, Paperback) Paul J. Nahin

    Third printing. First paperback printing. Original copyright date: 2013.

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  • Foundations of Science Mathematics
    Foundations of Science Mathematics (English, Paperback) Deviderjit Singh Sivia, S.G. Rawlings

    This text spans a large range of mathematics, from basic algebra to calculus and Fourier transforms. Its tutorial style bridges the gap between school and university while its conciseness provides a useful reference for the professional.

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