Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea

By: Seife, Charles

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Unmarked text. Small corner crease on back cover. Illustrated, including drawings by Matt Zimet. 248p. Measures 5.25x8 inches. Bibliography. Index. Appendices.

In Zero, Science Journalist Charles Seife follows this innocent-looking number from its birth as an Eastern philosophical concept to its struggle for acceptance in Europe, its rise and transcendence in the West, and its ever-present threat to modern physics.
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Title: Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea

Author Name: Seife, Charles

ISBN Number: 0140296476

ISBN-13: 9780140296471

Published: Penguin Books: 2000

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Type: Paperback

Categories: History of Science, Science, Philosophy, Mathematics

Seller ID: 33717

Keywords: history of science, mathematics, nothing, numbers, philosophy, science, zero