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Mathematics Minus Fear by  Lawrence Potter - Paperback - 1st. Edn. 4th. Imp. - 2008-01-01 - from Cocksparrow Books (SKU: 5669)

Mathematics Minus Fear

Mathematics Minus Fear by  Lawrence Potter - Paperback - 1st. Edn. 4th. Imp. - 2008-01-01 - from Cocksparrow Books (SKU: 5669)
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Mathematics Minus Fear

by Potter, Lawrence

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ISBN 10
0714531154
ISBN 13
9780714531151
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SOFTBACK SHIPPED FROM THE UK.* Edition: Reprint.* Impression: 4th.10.9.8.7.6.5.4.* Date of Publication: 2008* Publisher: Marion Boyars Publishers Ltd.* Binding and cover condition: Soft card covers, no creases to spine or hinge. No visible faults. FINE* Contents condition: PRIVATE COPY NOT EX-LIBRARY, Clean, crisp, tight & bright. No Annotations or Inscriptions, No tanning, seems un-read. AS NEW.* Illustrations: b/w line drawn diagrams.* Pages: 284 pp. text. ivpp. Notes, No Index at rear.* Product Description :- This easily assimilated book explains where school mathematics has come from with reference to its historical and cultural background, and connects it to relevant everyday situations. Can animals count? Who invented numbers? Why were the Egyptians frightened of fractions? What is the connection between long multiplication and nuns? How do you win on the horses? Lawrence shows that the mathematics you learnt in the classroom does not exist on its own, but has fascinating connections with the world around you. In FINE condition with no visible faults.*

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Bookseller
Cocksparrow Books GB (GB)
Bookseller's Inventory #
5669
Title
Mathematics Minus Fear
Author
Potter, Lawrence
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - F/F/ND
Quantity-available
1
Edition
1st. Edn. 4th. Imp.
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0714531154
ISBN 13
9780714531151
Publisher
Marion Boyars Publishers Ltd
Place of Publication
London Uk 288
Date Published
2008-01-01
Bookseller catalogs
Mathematics;
Size
19.8 x 12.8 x 2.4 cm

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