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Professor Stewart's Cabinet of Mathematical Curiosities

Ian Stewart

A book of mathematical oddities: games, puzzles, facts, numbers and delightful mathematical nibbles for the curious and adventurous mind.

Catching Fire

Richard Wrangham

'Absolutely fascinating' Nigella Lawson

13 Things That Don't Make Sense

Michael Brooks

'Brooks is an exemplary science writer … This is the sort of science book one always hopes for. Learned, but easy to read. Packed with detail, b…

Life Ascending

Nick Lane

WINNER OF THE 2010 ROYAL SOCIETY PRIZE FOR SCIENCE BOOKS'If Charles Darwin sprang from his grave, I would give him this fine book to bring him up…

The Tiger That Isn't

Andrew Dilnot

A painless introduction to the maths of the real world by the team who created and present the hugely popular BBC Radio 4 series More or Less.

Path of the Pole

Charles H. Hapgood

'Sets forth, cautiously and comprehensively, the extraordinarily rich material that supports his displacement theory. I think that this rather ast…

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