Mathematical Omnibus: Thirty Lectures on Classic Mathematics

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Mathematical Omnibus: Thirty Lectures on Classic Mathematics

Publisher: American Mathematical Society
ISBN/ASIN: 0821843168
Number of pages: 465

This book will be of interest to anyone who likes mathematics, from high school students to accomplished researchers. We do not promise an easy ride: the majority of results are proved, and it will take a considerable effort from the reader to follow the details of the arguments. By this book we hope to make a modest contribution to the continuation of the mathematical culture.

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