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Lang Matl
Author Pasles, Paul C., 1968-

Title Benjamin Franklin's numbers : an unsung mathematical odyssey / Paul C. Pasles

Imprint Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2008


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  QA24    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  QA24    Available
Description 254 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The book Franklin never wrote -- A brief history of magic -- Almanacs and assembly -- Interlude: philomath math -- Publisher, theorist, inventor, innovator -- A visit to the country -- The mutation spreads (adventures among the English) -- Circl
Subject Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Mathematics -- History
Magic squares
Mathematical recreations
ISBN 9780691129563