Mathematics

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"This third edition of a bestseller is now presented as a three-volume set, making it much more accessible and easier to use when searching for information. Maintaining the format that made its predecessors so popular, this edition has been extensively expanded, revised, and updated. It now contains nearly 12,000 entries. Each article provides definitions, formulas, illustrations, web links, bibliographic information, and facts from mathematics, the sciences, and engineering. Written by a single author, the encyclopedia is written in an informal style, making it accessible to anyone who has an interest in mathematics. The three-volume set is beautifully bound with much improved typesetting and format.

Dramatically Expanded to Be the Most Comprehensive Library Reference on Mathematics Available Today

  • Provides a versatile resource for students, faculty, and professionals working in mathematics, the sciences, and engineering
  • 4300 pages with 4500 figures
  • Over 1000 pages of entirely new material
  • Nearly 12,000 entries now in 3 volumes
  • Updated for use with Mathematica┬« 6 and 7
  • Entries contain definitions, formulas, illustrations, web links, bibliographic information, and useful facts
  • Content drawn from the widely respected and continuously updated Wolfram MathWorld™" from publisher's web site

Science Reference QA5 .W45 2009

Related Resource: see Wolfram MathWorld

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