As Easy as Pi


In this day and age it's hard to imagine a world without numbers. Our lives are centred around commerce and money, and it is the only language that's the same the world over. However, did you know that for a long period of time people could not get their heads around the idea of zero, a figure representing nothing, and that it was even regarded as heretical in some circles? As Easy As Pi is an entertaining and accessible guide, written for those who love numbers – and those who don't – and uncovers a great deal of lore and intriguing information.

Including: snippets of fascinating numerical facts, myths and mysticism in the world of numbers, numbers in language and

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ISBN:

9781782434337

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

176

Dimensions:

19cm x 12cm

RRP:

$14.99

Category:

Fiction , Non-Fiction

Publisher:

Michael O'Mara Books

Published:

01 September 2015

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Jamie Buchan