### Abstract

Original language | English |
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Place of Publication | Melbourne VIC Australia |

Publisher | Text Publishing Company |

Number of pages | 58 |

ISBN (Print) | 1920885420 |

Publication status | Published - 2004 |

### Cite this

*Q.E.D. Beauty in mathematical proof*. Melbourne VIC Australia: Text Publishing Company.

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*Q.E.D. Beauty in mathematical proof*. Text Publishing Company, Melbourne VIC Australia.

**Q.E.D. Beauty in mathematical proof.** / Polster, Burkard .

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PY - 2004

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N2 - Pure mathematics is perhaps the most exacting discipline of all, and Q.E.D. explores the ideas behind mathematical proof while demonstrating the simplicity and stunning beauty of perfect formulae. From the theorems of Pythagoras and Archimedes to the secrets of π, knotting polygons and squaring the circle, this marvellous volume is a mus-read for aesthetes and scientists alike.

AB - Pure mathematics is perhaps the most exacting discipline of all, and Q.E.D. explores the ideas behind mathematical proof while demonstrating the simplicity and stunning beauty of perfect formulae. From the theorems of Pythagoras and Archimedes to the secrets of π, knotting polygons and squaring the circle, this marvellous volume is a mus-read for aesthetes and scientists alike.

M3 - Book

SN - 1920885420

BT - Q.E.D.

PB - Text Publishing Company

CY - Melbourne VIC Australia

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