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Letters to a Young Mathematician

by Ian Stewart

Letters to a Young Mathematician by Ian Stewart
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  • Published in USA  Apr 2006
    224 pages
    Genre: Advice

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From the renowned mathematician and writer Ian Stewart, an insightful and lively exploration of why mathematics matters.

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"Although the book must be read by anyone thinking about a career in mathematics, others simply interested in learning about the field and how mathematicians think will find it compelling reading." - PW.

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This is the first scientific entry in the Art of Mentoring series from Basic Books, which includes Letters to a Young Contrarian, Gymnast, Chef, Catholic, Lawyer, Golfer etc.

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