The Resource Pythagoras' revenge : a mathematical mystery, Arturo Sangalli

Pythagoras' revenge : a mathematical mystery, Arturo Sangalli

Label
Pythagoras' revenge : a mathematical mystery
Title
Pythagoras' revenge
Title remainder
a mathematical mystery
Statement of responsibility
Arturo Sangalli
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The celebrated mathematician and philosopher Pythagoras left no writings. But what if he had and the manuscript was never found? Where would it be located? And what information would it reveal? These questions are the inspiration for the mathematical mystery novel Pythagoras' Revenge. Suspenseful and instructive, Pythagoras' Revenge weaves fact, fiction, mathematics, computer science, and ancient history into a surprising and sophisticated thriller. The intrigue begins when Jule Davidson, a young American mathematician who trolls the internet for difficult math riddles and stumbles upon a neo-
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.A565
LC item number
P98 2009eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Pythagoras' revenge : a mathematical mystery, Arturo Sangalli
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. A time capsule? -- pt. 2. An extraordinarily gifted man -- pt. 3. A sect of neo-pythagoreans -- pt. 4. Pythagoras' mission
Control code
ocn432996547
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 183 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691150192
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
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  • 215750
  • c3420055-1d16-40d8-bbae-9525a5cca8ab
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3222123x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)432996547
  • pebcs0691049556

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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