7 edition of **A mathematical journey** found in the catalog.

- 190 Want to read
- 31 Currently reading

Published
**1994**
by McGraw-Hill in New York
.

Written in English

- Mathematics.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | Stanley Gudder. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA39.2 .G8 1994 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xvii, 622 p. : |

Number of Pages | 622 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL1394148M |

ISBN 10 | 0070251304 |

LC Control Number | 93001359 |

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She has written _In Code: A Mathematical Journey_ (Workman Publishing) about how this happened, and its aftermath (or After Math, as a final section of the book is called). It is a delight. It is a book of mathematics, it is true, but it is also an inspiring look at a girl who had an exemplary upbringing and a strong streak of intellectual Cited by: 5. Get this from a library! In code: a mathematical journey. [Sarah Flannery; David Flannery] -- In a memoir in mathematics, an award-winning young mathematician recounts her move from simple math puzzles to prime numbers, the Sieve of Eratosthenes, Fermat's Little Theorem, Googles, and finally.

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