Best Books About Mathematics

Books about all areas of mathematics including the history of mathematics, recreational mathematics, and any other book exploring the wonders of math.
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message 1: by Phillip (new)

Phillip Edwards Ian Stewart picked his top 10 popular mathematics books earlier this year in the Guardian:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2012/...


message 2: by Cindy (new)

Cindy What are some good books for someone starting a reading on game theory?


message 3: by Ami (new)

Ami Iida Cindy wrote: "What are some good books for someone starting a reading on game theory?"

I recommend you to read "Thinking Strategically: The Competitive Edge in Business, Politics, and Everyday Life"
by Avinash Dixit, Barry J. Nalebuff
I learn their book game theory for the first time.
It is very useful that the beginner of game theory learn it.
Then I read the book very interesting.


message 4: by Shree (new)

Shree Vallabha Appreciate the list.


message 5: by Hrishikesh (new)

Hrishikesh Choudhari Leaving comment to bookmark..


message 6: by Ami (new)

Ami Iida Phillip wrote: "Ian Stewart picked his top 10 popular mathematics books earlier this year in the Guardian:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2012/..."


nice selection!


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