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The Resource Why beauty is truth : a history of symmetry, Ian Stewart

Why beauty is truth : a history of symmetry, Ian Stewart

Label
Why beauty is truth : a history of symmetry
Title
Why beauty is truth
Title remainder
a history of symmetry
Statement of responsibility
Ian Stewart
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stewart, Ian
Dewey number
539.7/25
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q172.5.S95
LC item number
S744 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Symmetry
Label
Why beauty is truth : a history of symmetry, Ian Stewart
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip075/2006038274.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-282) and index
Contents
The scribes of Babylon -- The household name -- The Persian poet -- The gambling scholar -- The cunning fox -- The frustrated doctor and the sickly genius --The luckless revolutionary -- The mediocre engineer and the transcendent professor -- The drunken vandal -- The would-be soldier and the weakly bookworm -- The clerk from the patent office -- A quantum quintet -- The five-dimensional man -- The political journalist -- A muddle of mathematicians -- Seekers after truth and beauty
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 290 p.
Isbn
9780465082360
Lccn
2006-38274
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm76481488
  • 4302-07660
  • (OCoLC)76481488
  • 76481488
  • (OUa)vtls000671188
  • (OCoLC)ocm76481488
Label
Why beauty is truth : a history of symmetry, Ian Stewart
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip075/2006038274.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-282) and index
Contents
The scribes of Babylon -- The household name -- The Persian poet -- The gambling scholar -- The cunning fox -- The frustrated doctor and the sickly genius --The luckless revolutionary -- The mediocre engineer and the transcendent professor -- The drunken vandal -- The would-be soldier and the weakly bookworm -- The clerk from the patent office -- A quantum quintet -- The five-dimensional man -- The political journalist -- A muddle of mathematicians -- Seekers after truth and beauty
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 290 p.
Isbn
9780465082360
Lccn
2006-38274
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm76481488
  • 4302-07660
  • (OCoLC)76481488
  • 76481488
  • (OUa)vtls000671188
  • (OCoLC)ocm76481488

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