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Five Equations that Changed World : The Power and Poetry of Mathematics - 95 edition

Five Equations that Changed World : The Power and Poetry of Mathematics (ISBN10: 0786881879; ISBN13: 9780786881871)
ISBN13: 978-0786881871
ISBN10: 0786881879

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0786861033
ISBN10: 0786861037

Summary: As a regular contributor to daytime's most popular morning news show and an instructor at Harvard University, Dr. Michael Guillen unravels the equations that have led to the inventions and events that characterize the modern world. The stories behind Five Equations That Changed the World are not only chronicles of science, but also gripping dramas of jealousy, fame, war, and discovery.

Edition/Copyright: 95
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Hyperion Books
Published: 09/12/1996
International: No



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1995 Paperback Very Good Size: 8vo-over 7??"-9??" tall; Trade Paperback in Near Fine Condition. Except for the previous owner inscription on the title page, the book is in as new condition. Dr. Mic ...show morehael Guillen is the Science Editor on ABC-TV's Good Morning America. He reveals the secret world of mathematics in simple, everyday language. He explores the lives of five brilliant people who brought the world electricity, airplanes, space travel, nuclear bombs/energy, and an understanding of the mortality of all life on earth. And behind these discoveries are dramas of jealously, fame, war, and debate. Dr. Guillen goes behind the scenes and reveals the political conflicts, social upheavals, religious sanctions, family tragedies and personal ambitions that contribted to each man's place in history. 277 pages with index. 6.2 x 9.25 inches. Hyperion Publishers, New York, 1995. ...show less
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