Book reviews

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Book Review Manual

Book title Author Published Publisher MSC Reviewer Reviewed Comments
Calculating the Cosmos. How Mathematics Unveils the Universe ian stewart 2016 profile books 85 Astronomy and astrophysics Adhemar Bultheel 23 Sep 16 0
Fashion, Faith, and Fantasy in the New Physics of the Universe Roger Penrose 2016 princeton university press 85 Astronomy and astrophysics Adhemar Bultheel 23 Sep 16 0
A Doubter's Almanac Ethan Canin 2016 Penguin Random House 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 9 Sep 16 0
Pi: The Next Generation David H. Bailey, Jonathan M. Borwein, (eds.) 2016 springer verlag 11 Number theory Adhemar Bultheel 23 Aug 16 0
A Primer on Scientific Programming with Python (5th ed.) Hans Petter Langtangen 2016 springer verlag 68 Computer science Adhemar Bultheel 8 Aug 16 0
Circularity. A Common Secret to Paradoxes, Scientific Revolutions and Humor Ron Aharoni 2016 world scientific 03 Mathematical logic and foundations Adhemar Bultheel 8 Aug 16 0
Einstein at Home Friedrich Herneck 2016 prometheus books 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 8 Aug 16 0
Open Problems in Mathematics John Forbes Nash Jr., michael th. rassias, (eds.) 2016 springer verlag 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 8 Aug 16 0
One Hundred Twenty-One Days Michèle Audin 2016 Deep Vellum Publishing 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 30 Jul 16 0
A Numerate Life: A Mathematician Explores the Vagaries of Life, His Own and Probably Yours John Allen Paulos 2016 prometheus books 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 30 Jul 16 0
Fluke. The Math and Myth of Coincidence Joseph Mazur 2016 basic books 97 Mathematics education Adhemar Bultheel 30 Jul 16 0
Summing It Up: From One Plus One to Modern Number Theory Avner Ash, Robert Gross 2016 princeton university press 11 Number theory Adhemar Bultheel 5 Jul 16 0
In Praise of Simple Physics: The Science and Mathematics behind Everyday Questions paul j. nahin 2016 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 5 Jul 16 0
Elements of Mathematics: From Euclid to Gödel John Stillwell 2016 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 5 Jul 16 0
Prime Numbers and the Riemann Hypothesis Barry Mazur, William Stein 2016 cambridge university press 11 Number theory Adhemar Bultheel 21 Jun 16 0
My Search for Ramanujan Ken Ono, Amir D. Aczel 2016 springer verlag 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 21 Jun 16 0
The tangled origins of the Leibnizian Calculus 2012 world scientific Juan Tarres Freixenet 20 Jun 16 0
Entropy Demystified (2nd ed.) Arieh Ben-Naim 2016 world scientific 94 Information and communication, circuits Adhemar Bultheel 12 Jun 16 0
Math Mutation Classics Erik Seligman 2016 Apress / Springer Verlag 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 29 May 16 0
The Briefest History of Time Arieh Ben-Naim 2016 world scientific 94 Information and communication, circuits Adhemar Bultheel 29 May 16 0
The Population Explosion and Other Mathematical Puzzles Dick Hess 2016 world scientific 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 29 May 16 0
The Life of Isaac Newton Richard S. Westfall 2015 cambridge university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 11 May 16 0
Schrödinger. Life and Thought Walter Moore 2015 cambridge university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 11 May 16 0
The call of the primes Owen O'Shea 2016 prometheus books 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 7 May 16 0
Birth of a Theorem: A Mathematical Adventure Cédric Villani 2016 Vintage / Penguin Books 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 7 May 16 0
A Beautiful Question Frank Wilczek 2015 Allen lane / Penguin Books 81 Quantum theory Adhemar Bultheel 7 May 16 0
TENSORS AND RIEMANNIAN GEOMETRY. With applications to Differential Equations Nail H. Ibragimov 2015 de gruyter Marco Castrillon Lopez 6 May 16 0
Hyperspace Michio Kaku 2016 oxford university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 2 May 16 0
The Emperor's New Mind Roger Penrose 2016 oxford university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 2 May 16 0
Half a Century of Pythagoras Magazine Alex van den Brandhof, Jan Guichelaar, Arnout Jaspers, (eds.) 2016 the mathematical association of america 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 2 May 16 0
Dessins d'Enfants on Riemann Surfaces Gareth A. Jones, Jürgen Wolfart 2016 springer verlag 14 Algebraic geometry Adhemar Bultheel 27 Apr 16 0
An Imaginary Tale: The Story of √-1 paul j. nahin 2016 princeton university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 27 Apr 16 0
e: The Story of a Number Eli Maor 2015 princeton university press, princeton 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 27 Apr 16 0
A Machine Made This Book John Withington 2016 Coherent Press 68 Computer science Adhemar Bultheel 4 Apr 16 0
Designing Beauty: The Art of Cellular Automata Andrew Adamatzky, Genaro J. Martínez, (eds.) 2016 springer verlag 37 Dynamical systems and ergodic theory Adhemar Bultheel 21 Mar 16 0
Quite Right Norman Biggs 2016 oxford university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 13 Mar 16 0
Mathematics in Everyday Life John Haigh 2016 springer verlag 97 Mathematics education Adhemar Bultheel 13 Mar 16 0
Numbers: Histories, Mysteries, Theories Albrecht Beutelspacher 2016 Dover Publications 11 Number theory Adhemar Bultheel 13 Mar 16 0
Partial Differential Equations. An introduction to Theory and Applications Michael Shearer, Rachel Levy 2015 princeton university press José Luis Guijarro Regalado 9 Mar 16 0
Thurston's work on surfaces A. Fathi, F. Laudenbach, V. Poénaru 2012 princeton university press, princeton 51 Geometry Raquel Díaz 26 Feb 16 0
Henri Poincaré: A scientific biography. Jeremy Gray 2013 princeton university press capi_corrales@mat.ucm.es 12 Feb 16 0
The Best Writing on Mathematics 2015 Mircea Pitici, (ed.) 2016 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 9 Feb 16 0
L.A. Math: Romance, Crime, and Mathematics in the City of Angels James D. Stein 2016 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 9 Feb 16 0
Linear Canonical Transforms John J. Healy, M. Alper Kutay, Haldun M. Ozaktas, John T. Sheridan, (eds.) 2015 springer verlag 78 Optics, electromagnetic theory Adhemar Bultheel 9 Feb 16 0
The Real and the Complex: A History of Analysis in the 19th Century Jeremy Gray 2015 springer verlag 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 9 Feb 16 0
Stochastic Processes in Genetics and Evolution Charles J. Mode & Candace K. Sleeman 2012 World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd. 60 Probability theory and stochastic processes antonio_gomez@mat.ucm.es 8 Feb 16 0
A First Course in Network Theory Ernesto Estrada, Philip Knight 2015 oxford university press 97 Mathematics education Adhemar Bultheel 31 Dec 15 0
The Foundations of Mathematics (2nd ed.) ian stewart, David Tall 2015 oxford university press 97 Mathematics education Adhemar Bultheel 31 Dec 15 0
Convolution and Equidistribution: Sato-Tate Theorems for Finite-Field Mellin Transforms Nocholas M. Katz 2012 princeton university press 11 Number theory Marco Castrillon Lopez 22 Dec 15 0
Leonhard Euler: Mathematical Genius in the Enlightenment Ronald S. Calinger 2015 princeton university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 22 Dec 15 0

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