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Alex's Adventures in Numberland Paperback – 4 Apr 2011

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'Original and highly entertaining' (Sunday Times)

'Will leave you hooked on numbers' (Daily Telegraph)

'A page turner about humanity's strange, never easy and, above all, never dull relationship with numbers' (New Scientist)

'Outstanding ... The style is laced with humour, but at all times, the star of the show is mathematics' (Ian Stewart, Prospect)

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A hugely enjoyable, brilliantly researched explanation of the basic principles of maths.

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5.0 out of 5 stars For math haters or lovers
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3.0 out of 5 stars Equations?
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Dr. Bryan Nolan
5.0 out of 5 stars His book of adventures in Numberland is also very well written and if you like the number theory you will love reading it
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5.0 out of 5 stars Another excellent book by Alex Bellos
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3.0 out of 5 stars Great book, but beware it is sold under two different titles
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