Secret P by STEWART
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Secret P
By STEWART

Secret P

By (author) See other recent books by STEWART
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $39.17
Your Price: $35.26 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.92! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.76 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days, Not for Xmas



Secret P by STEWART

Book Description

Is there an underlying set of principles that connects the pattern of a tiger's stripes with the design of a butterfly's wings? Are there hidden laws of life that lie deeper than DNA? According to award-winning science writer Ian Stewart, the answer is yes, and the hidden rules are called mathematics. In "Life's Other Secret"

Buy Secret P book by STEWART from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780471296515
ISBN-10: 0471296511
Format: Hardback
(226mm x 146mm x 21mm)
Pages: 286
Imprint: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 13-Jan-1999
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author STEWART

Maze P by STEWART Maze P, Paperback (October 1999)

From the temples of ancient Babylon to modern cryptology labs, internationally acclaimed science writer Stewart ranges far and wide to present some of the best, most bedeviling math and logic problems of all time. 100 illustrations, 20 in color insert.

Basic Questions on End of Life by STEWART Basic Questions on End of Life, Paperback (July 1998)

Advances in medical technology have created ethical dilemmas for Christians in regard to death and dying. In this booklet, Christian scholars address such questions as suffering, removal of life support, organ donation, and self-determination.

» View all books by STEWART

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Secret P book by STEWART and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - STEWART

IAN STEWART, Ph.D., has written or coauthored numerous books, including Does God Play Dice?, Fearful Symmetry, Collapse of Chaos, and Nature's Numbers. In addition, he writes the "Mathematical Recreations" column in Scientific American, serves as mathematics consultant to New Scientist, and is a regular contributor to Discover and The Sciences. In 1995 Dr. Stewart received the Royal Society of England's Michael Faraday Medal for outstanding contributions to the public understanding of science.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by STEWART close
Spiel, Satz Und Sieg Fur Die Mathematik by STEWART
Maze P by STEWART
Webster's New Worldo Pocket Vocabulary by STEWART
Basic Questions on End of Life by STEWART
Maze by STEWART
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close