Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Mathematician's Delight -

Mathematician`s Delight (ISBN10: 0140130349; ISBN13: 9780140130348)
ISBN13: 978-0140130348
ISBN10: 0140130349

Summary: 'The main object of this book is to dispel the fear of mathematics. Many people regard mathematicians as a race apart, possessed of almost supernatural powers. While this is very flattering for successful mathematicians, it is very bad for those who, for one reason or another, are attempting to learn the subject.'W.W. Sawyer's deep understanding of how we learn and his lively, practical approach have made this an ideal introduction to mathematics for generations of readers. By starting at the l ...show moreevel of simple arithmetic and algebra and then proceeding step by step through graphs, logarithms and trigonometry to calculus and the dizzying world of imaginary numbers, the book takes the mystery out of maths. Throughout, Sawyer reveals how theory is subordinate to the real-life applications of mathematics - the Pyramids were built on Euclidean principles three thousand years before Euclid formulated them - and celebrates the sheer intellectual stimulus of mathematics at its best. ...show less

Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Published: 09/03/1991
International: No



List Price: $11.95
Used  Currently Sold Out
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $9.99
Due back 12/19/2014
Rental
Save $1.96 (16%)
  • Free return shipping
  • In stock
  • 21-day satisfaction guarantee
CDs or access codes may not be included
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

11 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Mathematician's Delight
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (11)  |  Good (10)  |  Acceptable (1)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Better World Books
Mishawaka, IN
Seller Rating: 4.63
Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Find out why millions of customers rave about Better World Books. Experience the best customer care and a 100% satisfaction guarante ...show moree. ...show less
$2.39
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
AwesomeBooksUSA
Valley Cottage, NY
Seller Rating: 4.35
03/09/1991 Paperback Used-Good Book in good or better condition. Dispatched same day from US or UK warehouse.
$2.39
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
AwesomeBooksUSA
Valley Cottage, NY
Seller Rating: 4.35
03/09/1991 Paperback Used-Good Book in good or better condition. Dispatched same day from US or UK warehouse.
$2.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Dream Books Company, LLC
Englewood, CO
Seller Rating: 4.62
1991 Paperback Good Used book with normal wear and tear and may contain writing. Stock photo may be different from actual book cover.
$3.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
BookWiz1
San Diego, CA
Seller Rating: 5
London, England 1991 Trade paperback Edition not stated. Good. A nice readable copy. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 238 p. Penguin Mathematics. Audience: General/trade.
$6.50
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
mirkabooks
Los Angeles, CA
Seller Rating: 0
1946 Trade paperback Fair. No dust jacket as issued. Yellowing paper Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 240 p. Penguin Mathematics. Audience: General/trade.
$18.02
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
worldofbooks
Goring-By-Sea,
Seller Rating: 3.81
London, England 1991 Trade paperback Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Trade paperback (US). Gl ...show moreued binding. 240 p. Penguin Mathematics. *****PLEASE NOTE: This item is shipping from an authorized seller in Europe. In the event that a return is necessary, you will be able to return your item within the US. To learn more about our European sellers and policies see the BookQuest FAQ section***** ...show less
$18.65
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Brit Books
Buckingham,
Seller Rating: 3.5
04/25/1991 Paperback New edition ***SIMPLY BRIT*** We have dispatched from our UK warehouse books of good condition to over 1 million satisfied customers worldwide. we are committed to providing you ...show more with a reliable and efficient service at all times. *****PLEASE NOTE: This item is shipping from an authorized seller in Europe. In the event that a return is necessary, you will be able to return your item within the US. To learn more about our European sellers and policies see the BookQuest FAQ section***** ...show less
$18.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Alexthefatdawg
Nr Lampeter,
Seller Rating: 5
1991 Paperback Usual signs of a well read book but good overall condition. May not look good on your bookcase after reading and probably not suitable as a present unless hard to find elsewhere SECUR ...show moreE DAILY POSTING FROM UK. 30 DAY GUARANTEE. *****PLEASE NOTE: This item is shipping from an authorized seller in Europe. In the event that a return is necessary, you will be able to return your item within the US. To learn more about our European sellers and policies see the BookQuest FAQ section***** ...show less
$18.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
SUPER BOOKS
Fort Mill, SC
Seller Rating: 3.77
Buy with Confidence. Excellent Customer Support. We ship from multiple US locations. No CD, DVD or Access Code Included.
Page:   1     2     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close