By Clifford A. Pickover
Math’s limitless mysteries and wonder spread during this follow-up to the best-selling The technology booklet. starting hundreds of thousands of years in the past with historical “ant odometers” and relocating via time to our modern day quest for brand spanking new dimensions, it covers 250 milestones in mathematical historical past. one of the a variety of delights readers will find out about as they dip into this inviting anthology: cicada-generated leading numbers, magic squares from centuries in the past, the invention of pi and calculus, and the butterfly influence. every one subject will get a lavishly illustrated unfold with wonderful colour artwork, in addition to formulation and ideas, attention-grabbing evidence approximately scientists’ lives, and real-world functions of the theorems.
By Susanna Gretz
William is feeling unwell, he has a sore throat and his head hurts. initially the opposite bears imagine he desires breakfast in mattress, but if William says he isn't hungry, they detect that he needs to be sick. the opposite bears attempt to make him believe greater and cheer him up.
The "Three Little Pigs" is a well-loved renowned vintage story. this can be a point name for newbie readers who can learn brief easy sentences with support.
By Karl Heinz Dovermann
The concept of surgical procedure on manifolds has been generalized to different types of manifolds with crew activities in numerous alternative ways. This booklet discusses a few easy homes that such theories have in universal. unique emphasis is put on analogs of the fourfold periodicity theorems in traditional surgical procedure and the jobs of ordinary basic place hypotheses at the strata of manifolds with staff activities. The contents of the publication presuppose a few familiarity with the elemental principles of surgical procedure thought and transformation teams, yet no earlier wisdom of equivariant surgical procedure is thought. The e-book is designed to serve both as an advent to equivariant surgical procedure concept for complicated graduate scholars and researchers in comparable components, or as an account of the authors' formerly unpublished paintings on periodicity for experts in surgical procedure thought or transformation groups.
By Irene Brand
The Christmas Strangers All she'd sought after for Christmas used to be to regain the religion she'd had as a baby. Spending the vacations on my own at a friend's domestic appeared the precise solution for fortysomething Carissa Whitmore -- and what larger city than yule to aid her locate the vacation spirit she sought? yet Carissa did not expect sharing the home with Paul Spencer, her friend's brother, briefly domestic from an abroad building task . . . or the motherless relations who'd been hiding out in the home. performing as mom and dad introduced the previous clothier and the good-looking fortysomething engineer jointly. might the miracle of affection deliver the enjoyment of the season again to Carissa . . . and provides her the husband and kinfolk she'd regularly longed for?
By Ben Kane
The 1st in a super new sequence set through the moment Punic conflict, from the bestselling writer of The Forgotten Legion Chronicles. within the First Punic struggle, the Roman legions defeated and humiliated Carthage, their simply severe rival for energy within the Mediterranean. Now a super younger Carthaginian common, known as Hannibal, is out for revenge. stuck up within the maelstrom are younger boys, Hanno, the son of a unique soldier and confidant of Hannibal, and Quintus, son of a Roman equestrian and landowner. A disastrous experience will see Hanno offered into slavery and purchased by means of Quintus's father. even supposing an unforeseen friendship springs up among the 2 boys -- and with Quintus's sister, Aurelia -- the fortunes of the 2 warring empires once more separates them. They locate themselves on contrary facets of the clash and an alliance solid via slavery might be performed out to its gorgeous end in battle.From the exchange Paperback version.
By Christianne C. Jones
Tricia is nice at every thing she does, yet she desires to locate her most sensible expertise. Tricia attempts plenty of actions. Will she locate her most sensible?