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December 16th, 2014, 04:39 AM   #1
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Pls suggest a good book

My mother has asked me to choose anything of my liking for my birthday present.
I want to get some good book on interesting maths. Will you please suggest me some of the books which I can buy and enjoy?
P.S:I do not want traditional schoolbooks. But if u could tell me inspirational books which will help me explore the beauty of math and make me wonder, I will be grateful.
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December 16th, 2014, 06:11 AM   #2
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Recreations In The Theory Of Numbers

Recreations in the Theory of Numbers (Dover Recreational Math): Albert H. Beiler: 9780486210964: Amazon.com: Books

You can buy it new for less than $10 (U.S.) and it will give you years of mathematical enjoyment.

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Perhaps The Man Who Loved Only Numbers which is quite an interesting read.
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Pls suggest a good book

I will Suggest you Godel, Escher, Bach : an Eternal Golden Braid ( Douglas Hofstadter 1979 ). It is really a very Interesting as well as awesome Book, i had ever read in my whole life.
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