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One Two Three . . . Infinity

Facts and Speculations of Science (Dover Books on Mathematics)

George Gamow

". . . full of intellectual treats and tricks, of whimsy and deep scientific philosophy. It is highbrow entertainment at its best, a teasing challenge to all who aspire to think about the universe." — New York Herald TribuneOne of the world's foremost nuclear physicists (celebrated for his theory of radioactive decay, among other accomplishments), ...
Publish Date
1988
August 31
First Published in 1947
Goodreads rating
4.2
ISBN
0800759256648
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
@star_stufff @BadAstronomer "One Two Three Infinity", By George Gamow. The single most influential book on my budding scientific mind.      source
A delightful introduction to number theory, Einstein’s theory of relativity, higher dimensions, and other mathematical and scientific topics.      source