1404 books (71 pages) in this category

by Bryce Courtenay

Bryce Courtenay's moving tribute to his son, Damon. Damon Courtenay died on the morning of April Fool's Day. In this tribute to his son, Bryce Courtenay lays bare the suffering behind this young man's life. Damon's story is one of life-long ...

ISBN: 9781742015156

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Bookby Morris Gleitzman

From the author who created the memorable world of Wilton the intestinal worm and Algy the microbe in Worm Story comes another highly infectious tale of a brave microscopic hero who is unexpectedly propelled from his familiar nostril-home into ...

ISBN: 9781740949736

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Bookby A. A. KLAF

The farther we get from our grade school days, the easier it is to forget those operations and nuances of arithmetical computation that keep recurring in our daily lives: interest and discount problems, time-payment calculations, tax problems, ...

ISBN: 9780486212418

Binding: Paperback

by JERRY P. KING

""Creative mathematicians seldom write for outsiders, but when they do, they usually do it well. Jerry King is no exception."" - Nature""Touch[es] the mathematical grandeur that the first geometers contemplated."" - Publishers Weekly""Witty, ...

ISBN: 9780486450209

Binding: Paperback

Art of Modeling Dynamic Systems

by FOSTER MORRISON

This text illustrates the roles of statistical methods, coordinate transformations, and mathematical analysis in mapping complex, unpredictable dynamical systems. It describes the benefits and limitations of the available modeling tools, showing

ISBN: 9780486462950

Binding: Paperback

by Blay Whitby

Tomorrow begins right here as we embark on an enthralling and jargon-free journey into the world of computers and the inner recesses of the human mind. Readers encounter everything from the nanotechnology used to make insect-like robots, to the ...

ISBN: 9781743104484

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Bookby A. ERDELYI

Originally prepared for the Office of Naval Research, this important monograph introduces various methods for the asymptotic evaluation of integrals containing a large parameter, and solutions of ordinary linear differential equations by means ...

ISBN: 9780486603186

Binding: Paperback

Asymptotic Expansions for Ordinary Differential Equations

by WOLFGANG WASOW

"A book of great value ... it should have a profound influence upon future research." - Mathematical Reviews In this outstanding text, author Wolfgang Wasow concentrates on the mathematical ideas underlying various asymptotic methods for ...

ISBN: 9780486824581

Binding: Paperback

Asymptotic Expansions of Integrals

by NORMAN BLEISTEIN

Asymptotic analysis, that branch of mathematics devoted to the study of the behavior of functions within chosen limits, was once thought of more as a specialized art than a necessary discipline. Now, a solid foundation in the theory and ...

ISBN: 9780486650821

Binding: Paperback

Attacking Probability and Statistics Problems

by DAVID S. KAHN

Concise and highly focused, this volume offers everything high school and beginning college students need to know to handle problems in probability and statistics. Numerous rigorously tested examples and coherent, to-the-point explanations are ...

ISBN: 9780486801445

Binding: Paperback

Attacking Problems in Logarithms and Exponential Functions

by DAVID S KAHN

This original volume offers a concise, highly focused review of what high school and beginning college students need to know in order to solve problems in logarithms and exponential functions. Numerous rigorously tested examples and coherent ...

ISBN: 9780486793467

Binding: Paperback

Attacking Trigonometry Problems

by DAVID S KAHN

This volume offers a concise, highly focused review of what high school and beginning college undergraduates need to know to successfully solve the trigonometry problems they will encounter on exams. Rigorously tested examples and coherent, ...

ISBN: 9780486789675

Binding: Paperback

Australasian Business Statistics

by Ken Black

<p>Data-driven decisions are driving the global knowledge economy. To get the edge, graduates need the power of statistical analysis to create business insight. This fourth edition of<i> Australasian Business Statistics</i> empowers you to make ...

ISBN: 9780730312932

Binding: Paperback

by Oliver Sacks

Rendered catatonic by the sleeping-sickness epidemic that swept the world just after the First World War, all twenty had spent forty years in hospital: motionless and speechless; aware of the world around them, but exhibiting no interest in it -

ISBN: 9781489366078

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Bookby THOMAS J JECH

Comprehensive in its selection of topics and results, this self-contained text examines the relative strengths and consequences of the axiom of choice. Each chapter contains several problems, graded according to difficulty, and concludes with ...

ISBN: 9780486466248

Binding: Paperback

by PAUL BERNAYS

Since the beginning of the twentieth century, set theory, which began with Euclid's Elements and was revived in the nineteenth century, has become increasingly important in almost all areas of mathematics and logic. In Part I of this excellent ...

ISBN: 9780486666372

Binding: Paperback

Banach Spaces of Analytic Functions

by KENNETH HOFFMAN

A classic of pure mathematics, this advanced graduate-level text explores the intersection of functional analysis and analytic function theory. Close in spirit to abstract harmonic analysis, it is confined to Banach spaces of analytic functions ...

ISBN: 9780486458748

Binding: Paperback

by ROBERT B. ASH

Geared toward upper-level undergraduates and graduate students, this text surveys fundamental algebraic structures and maps between these structures. Its techniques are used in many areas of mathematics, with applications to physics, ...

ISBN: 9780486453569

Binding: Paperback