Best sellers in mathematics, March-December, 2015

Mathematics | Best Sellers, March 2015 to Dec. 2015 as identified by YBP Library Services. Titles are linked to local copies when available.

Finding Zero: A Mathematician’s Odyssey To Uncover the Origins of Numbers
Aczel, Amir D.
Palgrave Macmillan
2015. ISBN 9781137279842. $26
How To Bake Pi: An Edible Exploration of the Mathematics of Mathematics
Cheng, Eugenia
Basic Books: Perseus
2015. ISBN 9780465051717. $27.50
Single Digits: In Praise of Small Numbers
Chamberland, Marc
Princeton University Press
2015. ISBN 9780691161143. $26.95
Atlas of Knowledge: Anyone Can Map
Börner, Katy
MIT Press
2015. ISBN 9780262028813. $39.95
Birth of a Theorem: A Mathematical Adventure
Villani, Cédric
Farrar, Straus & Giroux
2015. ISBN 9780865477674. $26
Models of Decision-Making: Simplifying Choices
Weirich, Paul
Cambridge University Press
2015. ISBN 9781107077799. $95
Large Sample Covariance Matrices and High-Dimensional Data Analysis [or paper copy available from MOBIUS]
Yao, Jianfeng
Cambridge University Press
2015. ISBN 9781107065178. $85
Mathematics, Poetry and Beauty
Aharoni, Ron
World Scientific
2014. ISBN 9789814602938. $84
An Introduction to Benford’s Law
Berger, Arno
Princeton University Press
2015. ISBN 9780691163062. $75
The Princeton Companion to Applied Mathematics
Higham, Nicholas J.
Princeton University Press
2015. ISBN 9780691150390. $99.50
A Brief History of Numbers
Corry, Leo
Oxford University Press
2015. ISBN 9780198702597. $49.95
Art in the Life of Mathematicians
Szemerédi, Anna Kepes
Amer Mathematical
2015. ISBN 9781470419561. $49
Genius at Play: The Curious Mind of John Horton Conway
Roberts, Siobhan
2015. ISBN 9781620405932. $30
Mathematicians and Their Gods: Interactions Between Mathematics and Religious Beliefs
Lawrence, Snezana
Oxford University Press
2015. ISBN 9780198703051. $44.95
Practical Guide to Logistic Regression
Hilbe, Joseph M.
Chapman & Hall CRC
2016. ISBN 9781498709576. $49.95
Annual Perspectives in Math Ed 2015: Assessment To Enhance Learning and Teaching
Suurtamm, Christine
National Council of Teachers of Math
2015. ISBN 9780873539234. $44.95
Effective Content Reading Strategies To Develop Mathematical and Scientific Literacy
Pugalee, David K.
Rowman & Littlefield
2015. ISBN 9781442238213. $70
Rigor and Structure
Burgess, John P.
Oxford University Press
2015. ISBN 9780198722229. $60
Surveys in Combinatorics 2015
Czumaj, Artur
Cambridge University Press
2015. ISBN 9781107462502. $90
Unity and Disunity and Other Mathematical Essays
Davis, Philip J.
American Mathematical Society
2015. ISBN 9781470420239. $39

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