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Think of a Number

Lines M E
January 01, 1990

How many colors are needed to color a map? Must hailstones numbers always fall to the ground? Can statistics prove anything? What is a perfect square, and who has found the ultimate one? How do numbers affect national security? What kinds of problems confront the traveling salesman? Does anyone...

Variational Problems in Topology: The Geometry of Length, Area and Volume

A.T. Fomenko
January 01, 1990

Many of the modern variational problems in topology arise in different but overlapping fields of scientific study: mechanics, physics and mathematics. In this work, Professor Fomenko offers a concise and clean explanation of some of these problems (both solved and unsolved), using current methods...

Point Set Theory

October 23, 1989

Investigations by Baire, Lebesgue, Hausdorff, Marczewski, and othes have culminated invarious schemes for classifying point sets. This important reference/text bringstogether in a single theoretical framework the properties common to these classifications.Providing a clear, thorough overview and...

Nonlinear Functional Analysis

P. S. Milojevic
September 28, 1989


Linear Algebra and Geometry

P. K. Suetin, Alexandra I. Kostrikin, Yu I Manin
July 14, 1989

This advanced textbook on linear algebra and geometry covers a wide range of classical and modern topics. Differing from existing textbooks in approach, the work illustrates the many-sided applications and connections of linear algebra with functional analysis, quantum mechanics and algebraic and...