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            Maths Plus Australian Curriculum Teacher Book 3, 2020
             

            Maths Plus Australian Curriculum Teacher Book 3, 2020 (Paperback)

            By Lilburn, Pat; O'Brien, Harry; Purcell, Greg

            • RRP: $45.99
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            The Maths Plus Australian Curriculum Teacher Book 3 is a new print resource for 2020, providing teachers with:curriculum linksdirect instruction assessment informationlinks to the Maths Plus Mentals and Homework Book links to Advanced Primary Maths, an accelerated program of math...s that engages and extends students in Years 3 to 6. The Teacher Book also supports the use of the Maths Plus Teacher Dashboard, with explicit links to a wealth of resources for richer teaching and learning experiences.
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            ISBN 9780190319137
            Published NZ 16 Sep 2019
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Maths Plus Australian Curriculum Edition
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            Math with Bad Drawings: Illuminating the Ideas That Shape Our Reality

            Math with Bad Drawings: Illuminating the Ideas That Shape Our Reality (Hardback)

            By Orlin, Ben

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            Smart, hilarious, and engaging, MATH WITH BAD DRAWINGS is a delightful re-education in math that empowers readers with a joyful appreciation and powerful understanding of how math works in our daily lives.

            ISBN 9780316509039
            Released NZ 27 Nov 2018
            Publisher Black Dog & Leventhal Publishe
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Wonder Book of Geometry: A Mathematical Story

            The Wonder Book of Geometry: A Mathematical Story (Hardback)

            By Acheson, David

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            David Acheson transports us into the world of geometry, one of the oldest branches of mathematics. He describes its history, from ancient Greece to the present day, and its emphasis on proofs. With its elegant deduction and practical applications, he demonstrates how geometry off...ers the quickest route to the spirit of mathematics at its best.
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            ISBN 9780198846383
            Released NZ 5 Nov 2020
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Book of Wonders: The Many Lives of Euclid's Elements

            The Book of Wonders: The Many Lives of Euclid's Elements (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wardhaugh, Benjamin

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            Euclid's Elements of Geometry was a book that changed the world.

            ISBN 9780008299910
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            30-Second Numbers: The 50 key topics for understanding numbers and how we use them

            30-Second Numbers: The 50 key topics for understanding numbers and how we use them (Hardback)

            By Nic Daeid, Prof. Niamh; Cole, Christian

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            30-Second Numbers highlights 50 key topics for understanding numbers and how we use them, each explained in half a minute.

            ISBN 9781782408475
            Released NZ 3 Mar 2020
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series 30 Second
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            Alan Turing: The Enigma: The Book That Inspired the Film The Imitation Game

            Alan Turing: The Enigma: The Book That Inspired the Film The Imitation Game (Paperback, Media tie-in)

            By Hodges, Andrew

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            Alan Turing was the extraordinary Cambridge mathematician who masterminded the cracking of the German Enigma ciphers and transformed the Second World War. However, in 1952 his homosexuality rendered him a criminal. In 1954, aged 41, Alan Turing committed suicide and one of Britai...n's greatest scientific minds was lost. This edition tells his story.
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            ISBN 9781784700089
            Released NZ 1 Dec 2014
            Publisher Vintage
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Circles Disturbed: The Interplay of Mathematics and Narrative
             

            Circles Disturbed: The Interplay of Mathematics and Narrative (Hardback)

            Edited by Doxiadis, Apostolos; Mazur, Barry

            Recalls the last words of the great Greek mathematician Archimedes before he was slain by a Roman soldier - Don't disturb my circles - words that seem to refer to two radically different concerns: that of the practical person living in the concrete world of reality, and that of t...he theoretician lost in a world of abstraction.
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            ISBN 9780691149042
            Released NZ 15 Feb 2012
            Publisher Princeton University Pre
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Language (English)
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            Duel at Dawn: Heroes, Martyrs, and the Rise of Modern Mathematics

            Duel at Dawn: Heroes, Martyrs, and the Rise of Modern Mathematics (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Alexander, Amir

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            In the fog of a Paris dawn in 1832, Evariste Galois, the twenty-year-old founder of modern algebra, was shot and killed in a duel. This book that takes us from Paris to St Petersburg, Norway to Transylvania, Alexander introduces us to national heroes and outcasts, innocents, swin...dlers, and martyrs.
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            ISBN 9780674061743
            Released NZ 15 Oct 2011
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series New Histories of Science, Technology, and Medicine
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            Leibniz: Dissertation on Combinatorial Art

            Leibniz: Dissertation on Combinatorial Art (Hardback)

            Edited by Mugnai, Massimo; van Ruler, Han; Translated by Wilson, Martin

            • RRP: $119.99
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            This is the first full English translation, with a critical introduction and a comprehensive commentary, of the Dissertation on Combinatorial Art (1666), in which Leibniz introduces some of his most important ideas in philosophy, logic, and mathematics.

            ISBN 9780198837954
            Released NZ 5 Mar 2020
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Leibniz from Oxford
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            Between Raphael and Galileo: Mutio Oddi and the Mathematical Culture of Late Renaissance Italy
             

            Between Raphael and Galileo: Mutio Oddi and the Mathematical Culture of Late Renaissance Italy (Hardback)

            By Marr, Alexander

            • RRP: $147.00
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            Although largely unknown, during his lifetime Mutio Oddi of Urbino (1569-1639) was a highly esteemed scholar, teacher, and practitioner of a wide range of disciplines related to mathematics. This work documents Oddi's collaboration with prominent intellectuals and officials, shed...ding light on the practice of science and art during his day.
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            ISBN 9780226506289
            Released NZ 15 Jun 2011
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age 19+ years
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