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Symmetry: A Mathematical Journey

Symmetry: A Mathematical Journey

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Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars3.5/5 (5 ratings)
Length: 527 pages10 hours

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Symmetry is all around us. Of fundamental significance to the way we interpret the world, this unique, pervasive phenomenon indicates a dynamic relationship between objects. Combining a rich historical narrative with his own personal journey as a mathematician, Marcus du Sautoy takes a unique look into the mathematical mind as he explores deep conjectures about symmetry and brings us face-to-face with the oddball mathematicians, both past and present, who have battled to understand symmetry's elusive qualities.

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Symmetry: A Mathematical Journey

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Book Information

Symmetry: A Mathematical Journey

Ratings:
Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars3.5/5 (5 ratings)
Length: 527 pages10 hours

Description

Symmetry is all around us. Of fundamental significance to the way we interpret the world, this unique, pervasive phenomenon indicates a dynamic relationship between objects. Combining a rich historical narrative with his own personal journey as a mathematician, Marcus du Sautoy takes a unique look into the mathematical mind as he explores deep conjectures about symmetry and brings us face-to-face with the oddball mathematicians, both past and present, who have battled to understand symmetry's elusive qualities.

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