ISBN: 9780691148236 Autor: Maor E. Wydawnictwo: Princeton University Press Ilość stron: 280 Rok wydania: 2010
By Any Measure, The Pythagorean Theorem Is The Most Famous Statement In All Of Mathematics. In This Book, The Author Reveals The Full Story Of This Ubiquitous Geometric Theorem. It Shows That The...
The description for this book, Sourcebook in the Mathematics of Medieval Europe and North Africa, will be forthcoming.
John Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion is a defining book of the Reformation and a pillar of Protestant theology. First published in Latin in 1536 and in Calvin's native French...
Deep Life takes readers to uncharted regions deep beneath Earth's crust in search of life in extreme environments, and reveals how astonishing new discoveries żeby geomicrobiologists are...
ISBN: 9780691164076 Autor: G. Polya John H. Conway
A perennial bestseller żeby eminent mathematician G. Polya, How to Solve It will show anyone in any field how to think straight. In lucid and appealing prose, Polya reveals how the mathematical...
ISBN: 9780691173221 Autor: Grimm, Jacob / Grimm, Wilhelm
When Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm published their Children's and Household Tales in 1812, followed by a second volume in 1815, they had no idea that such stories as "Rapunzel," "Hansel...
In this sequel to his acclaimed Coasts of Bohemia, Derek Sayer argues that Prague could well be seen as the capital of the much darker twentieth century. Ranging across twentieth-century...
ISBN: 9780691166261 Autor: Shiller, Robert J. Wydawnictwo: PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS
Er hat die Technologieblase vorhergesagt und vor der Immobilienblase warnte er ebenfalls frühzeitig. Nun analysiert Wirtschafts-Nobelpreisträger Robert Shiller die aktuelle Situation an den...
The description for this book, Fugitive Democracy: And Other Essays, will be forthcoming.
ISBN: 9780691166339 Autor: Einstein, Albert Wydawnictwo: PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS
After completing the final version of his general theory of relativity in November 1915, Albert Einstein wrote a book about relativity for a popular audience. His intention was to give an exact...
ISBN: 9780691167664 Autor: Paul, Gregory S.
The description for this book, The Princeton Field Guide to Dinosaurs: Second Edition, will be forthcoming.
This is a general-interest introduction to the Old Testament from many disciplines. There are 23 essays with 23 individual reference lists.
ISBN: 9780691166414 Autor: Atkinson, Anthony; Stiglitz, Joseph
This classic introduction to public finance remains the best advanced-level textbook on the subject ever written. First published in 1980, Lectures on Public Economics still tops reading lists at...
The Description for this book, Recasting Bourgeois Europe: Stabilization in France, Germany and Italy in the Decade after World War I, will be forthcoming.
ISBN: 9780691172477 Autor: Singer, Peter
The description for this book, Ethics in the Real World: 82 Brief Essays on Things That Matter, will be forthcoming.
ISBN: 9780691166254 Autor: Irwin, Douglas A. Wydawnictwo: PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS
Growing international trade has helped lift living standards around the world, and yet free trade is always under attack. Critics complain that trade forces painful economic adjustments, such as...
The Description for this book, Experimental Capitalism: How American Corporations Have Led the World, will be forthcoming.
Over the last thirty years, even as China's economy has grown by leaps and bounds, the environmental quality of its urban centers has precipitously declined due to heavy industrial output and...
ISBN: 9780691173894 Autor: Winter, Stefan
The description for this book, A History of the 'Alawis: From Medieval Aleppo to the Turkish Republic, will be forthcoming.
Drawing on historical accounts from scientists and voyagers as well as major literary works, Lamb traces the cultural impact of scurvy during the eighteenth-century age of geographical and...