Category: Mathematics


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Slide Rule Simplified

By: Harris, Charles O. >>

Price: $36.00

Publisher: American Technical Society;: 1944

Seller ID: 18139

268 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Hardcover, gray cloth, yellow and black lettering, [x] + 250 + 8 pages, tons of mathematical formulas and examples, hundreds of sample problems with answers in rear, a few b/w cartoons, 58 b/w figures and diagrams. ; Copyright page 1943. Title page 1944. One of the best textbooks ever published on how to use a slide-rule. ; Book shows almost no signs of use. No marks, no major defects. Top edge slightly faded. Lacks jacket. View more info

Dot and the Line, the : A Romance in Lower Mathematics

By: Juster, Norton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Random House;: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18088

74 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Small oblong hardcover, blue boards, purple endpapers, 74 unnumbered pages, b/w and monochrome illustrations throughout. ; 1st edition, 1963. The best book in the world ever to combine romance with math humor. ; Very light wear to tips. Small spot on front board. Lacks jacket. No other defects. View more info

Texas Instruments TI-73 with Graph Explorer Software : Graphing Calculator Guidebook

By: Usiskin, Zalman

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Texas Instruments: 1998

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 14773

356 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; White softcover, 356 pages, index, 3 appendixes, tons of b/w figures, tables and diagrams. Laid in: small flyer for Texas Instuments Connectivity Kit and other services, dated 2001.; This item is titled 'Texas Instruments TI-73 with Graph Explorer Software : Graphing Calculator Guidebook'. Authored by a long list of contributors including Zalman Usiskin. ; A touch of shelfwear only. Pages are slightly yellowed from age. No other defects. Qu... View more info

I Am a Mathematician : The Later Life of a Prodigy, an Autobiographical Account of the Mature Years and Career of Norbert Wiener

By: Wiener, Norbert >>

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company;: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20167

380 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Ex-Library; Hardcover, orange cloth, white lettering on spine, ; Norbert Wiener (1894-1964) professor of mathematics at MIT 45 years, created the field of cybernetics and coined the term, wrote the seminal book Cybernetics, or Control and Communication in Animal and Machine in 1948.; Library marks as usual. Fore-edge lightly spotted. Otherwise little wear. Binding tight. View more info