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The Resource Why beauty is truth : a history of symmetry, Ian Stewart

Why beauty is truth : a history of symmetry, Ian Stewart

Label
Why beauty is truth : a history of symmetry
Title
Why beauty is truth
Title remainder
a history of symmetry
Statement of responsibility
Ian Stewart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stewart, Ian
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Nature (Aesthetics)
  • Group theory
  • Symmetry
Label
Why beauty is truth : a history of symmetry, Ian Stewart
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • mediocre engineer and the transcendent professor -- The
  • drunken vandal -- The
  • would-be soldier and the weakly bookworm -- The
  • clerk from the patent office -- A quantum quintet -- The
  • five-dimensional man -- The
  • political journalist -- A muddle of mathematicians -- Seekers after truth and beauty
  • The
  • scribes of Babylon -- The
  • household name -- The
  • Persian poet -- The
  • gambling scholar -- The
  • cunning fox -- The
  • frustrated doctor and the sickly genius -- The
  • luckless revolutionary -- The
Control code
FIEb13872072
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 290 pages
Isbn
9780465082360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)76481488
Label
Why beauty is truth : a history of symmetry, Ian Stewart
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • mediocre engineer and the transcendent professor -- The
  • drunken vandal -- The
  • would-be soldier and the weakly bookworm -- The
  • clerk from the patent office -- A quantum quintet -- The
  • five-dimensional man -- The
  • political journalist -- A muddle of mathematicians -- Seekers after truth and beauty
  • The
  • scribes of Babylon -- The
  • household name -- The
  • Persian poet -- The
  • gambling scholar -- The
  • cunning fox -- The
  • frustrated doctor and the sickly genius -- The
  • luckless revolutionary -- The
Control code
FIEb13872072
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 290 pages
Isbn
9780465082360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)76481488

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