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Book Review Manual

Book title Author Published Publisher MSCsort ascending Reviewer Reviewed Comments
The intrinsic nature of things. The Life and Science of Cornelius Lanczos barbara gellai 2010 american mathematical society 01 History and biography José L. Guijarro 7 Feb 12 0
A History of Mathematics. From Mesopotamia to Modernity l. hodgkin, ed. 2005 oxford university press, oxford 01 History and biography mbec 21 Oct 11 0
Significant Figures ian stewart 2017 profile books 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 20 Jul 17 0
Episodes in the History of Modern Algebra (1800-1950) j. j. gray, k. h. parshall, eds. 2007 american mathematical society, providence: history of mathematics, vol. 32 01 History and biography mbec 1 Oct 11 0
John Napier: Life, Logarithms, and Legacy julian havil 2014 princeton university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 24 Nov 14 0
Creators of mathematical and computational sciences Ravi Agarwal, Syamal Sen 2014 springer verlag 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 22 Dec 14 0
The fractalist. Memoir of a scientific maverick benoit b. mandelbrot 2013 vintage books / random house 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 8 Jan 14 0
The Volterra Chronicles - The Life and Times of an Extraordinary Mathematician 1860-1940 j. r. goodstein 2007 american mathematical society, providence: history of mathematics, vol. 31 01 History and biography asl 23 Oct 11 0
Mathematische Werke/Mathematical Works r. berndt, o. riemenschneider, eds.: erich kähler 2003 walter de gruyter 01 History and biography jbu 16 Jun 11 0
Gösta Mittag-Leffler 1846-1927 arild stubhaug 2007 atlantis 01 History and biography Arne Jensen 14 Jun 11 0
Quite Right Norman Biggs 2016 oxford university press 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 13 Mar 16 0
Pursuit of Genius - Flexner, Einstein and the Early Faculty at the Institute for Advanced Studies s. batterson 2006 a.k. peters 01 History and biography mbec 1 Jun 11 0
Problems for Metagrobologists David Singmaster 2016 world scientific 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 23 Sep 16 0
Defects of Properties in Mathematics: Quantitative Characterizations a. i. ban, s. g. gal 2002 world scientific 00 General mbe 15 Jun 11 0
Mathematics and Common Sense - A Case of Creative Tension p. j. davis 2006 a.k. peters 00 General mbec 1 Jun 11 0
The Art of Logic Eugenia Cheng 2019 profile books 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 3 Jan 19 0
Imagine Math 3. Between Culture and Mathematics Michele Emmer, (ed.) 2015 springer verlag 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 27 Apr 15 0
Wizards, Aliens, and Starships: Physics and Math in Fantasy and Science Fiction carles l. adler 2014 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 23 Mar 14 0
Famous Puzzles of Great Mathematicians miodrag s. petkoviç 2009 american mathematical society 00 General Francisco José Cano Sevilla 1 Mar 13 0
Winning Ways for Your Mathematical Plays II e. r. berlekamp, j. h. conway, r. k. guy 2003 a. k. peters, natick 00 General rc 14 Jun 11 0
Mathematics everywhere martin aigner, ehrhard behrends (editors) 2010 ams 00 General Javier Martinez 20 Dec 11 0
Euler's pioneering equation Robin Wilson 2018 oxford university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 14 Apr 19 0
Power-Up: Unlocking the Hidden Mathematics in Video Games Matthew Lane 2017 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 19 Jun 17 0
The Simple Book of Not-So-Simple Puzzles s. grabarchuk, p. grabarchuk, s. grabarchuk jr. 2008 a.k. peters, wellesley 00 General mbec 1 Oct 11 0
Coxeter Groups and Hopf Algebras m. aguiar, s. mahajan 2006 american mathematical society, providence: fields institute monographs, vol. 23 00 General jtrl 22 Oct 11 0
The Mathematics Lover’s Companion Edward R. Scheinerman 2017 Yale University Press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 16 Nov 17 0
Berkely Problems in Mathematics p.n. de souza, j.-n. silva 2003 springer 00 General in 24 May 11 0
A Concise Guide to Communication in Science and Engineering David H. Foster 2017 oxford university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 20 Feb 18 0
The Best Writing on Mathematics 2015 Mircea Pitici, (ed.) 2016 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 9 Feb 16 0
The Shoelace Book b. polster 2006 american mathematical society 00 General lp 1 Jun 11 0
Mathematical Constants s. r. finch 2003 cambridge university press, cambridge: encyclopedia of mathematics and its applications 94 00 General dpr 28 Sep 11 0
The Best Writing on Mathematics 2016 Mircea Pitici, (ed.) 2014 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 10 Apr 17 0
Tolerance Graphs, Cambridge Studies in Advanced Mathematics 89 m. c. golumbic, a. n. trenk: 2004 cambridge university press, cambridge 00 General jk 28 Sep 11 0
Math Bytes: Google Bombs, Chocolate-Covered Pi, and Other Cool Bits in Computing Tim Chartier 2014 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 12 May 14 0
The Mathematics of Oz: Mental Gymnastics from Beyond the Edge c. a. pickover 2002 cambridge university press 00 General pp 15 Jun 11 0
What's Happening in the Mathematical Sciences - Volume 8 dana mackenzie 2011 american mathematical society 00 General Antonio Díaz-Cano Ocaña 29 Jul 13 0
Humble Pi Matt Parker 2019 Penguin 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 22 Aug 19 0
The Dialogues. Conversations about the Nature of the Universe Clifford V. Johnson 2017 MIT Press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 8 Dec 17 0
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Lewis Carroll and Salvador Dalí 2015 princeton university press 00 General Ángeles Prieto 26 Nov 15 1
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
The Best Writing on Mathematics 2017 Mircea Pitici, (ed.) 2017 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 8 Jan 18 0
Mathematics and Art: A Cultural History Lynn Gamwell 2015 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 30 Nov 15 0
Encyclopedia of Distances (2nd ed.) michel marie deza, elena deza 2013 springer verlag 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 3 Dec 12 0
Winning Ways for Your Mathematical Plays e. r. berlekamp, j. h. conway, r.k. guy 2003 a.k. peters 00 General 29 May 11 0
Ptolemy's Philosophy Jacqueline Feke 2018 princeton university press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 8 Nov 18 0
Proofs without Words III Roger B. Nelsen 2016 Mathematical Association of America / Cambridge University Press 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 12 Jan 17 0
Triangle of Thoughts a. connes, a. lichnerowicz and m. p. schützenberger 2001 american mathematical society 00 General vs 15 Jun 11 0
Volume 2004/2005 séminaire bourbaki 2006 société mathématique de france 00 General spor 8 Jun 11 0
The Computer as Crucible. An Introduction to Experimental Mathematics j. borwein 2008 a. k. peters 00 General jive 30 May 11 0
Imagine Math 6 Michele Emmer, Marco Abate, (eds) 2018 Springer International Publisher 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 20 Mar 19 0

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