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Re: A novel with some math in it?
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Jul 10, 2012 9:21 AM


Not a novel of course but Gowers' A very short introduction to mathematics is eminently readable with no prerequisite. Regards schremmer
On Jul 10, 2012, at 6:36 AM, Seese, Lillian M. wrote:
> Can anyone provide me with some advice? I am in a book club where > everyone but me is either an English teacher or a librarian. It is > my turn to recommend a novel for us to read. A year ago I chose > "The Housekeeper and the Professor" (by Yoko Ogawa) which had just > enough math in it to keep everyone interested. I'd love to come up > with a book that has a little math in it again this year, but I'm > coming up empty handed. Does anyone have a suggestion? > > Lillian Seese > Professor of Mathematics > St. Louis Community College at Meramec > 11333 Big Bend Blvd. Kirkwood MO 63122 > 3149847773 **************************************************************************** * To post to the list: email mathedcc@mathforum.org * * To unsubscribe, email the message "unsubscribe mathedcc" to majordomo@mathforum.org * * Archives at http://mathforum.org/kb/forum.jspa?forumID=184 * ****************************************************************************



