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Su, Francis Mathematics for Human Flourishing 978-0-3002-3713-9
Dormehl, Luke The Formula 978-0-3991-7053-9
O'Neill, Cathy Weapons of Math Destruction 978-0-5534-1881-1
Aczel, David D. Finding Zero 978-1-1372-7984-2
Henshaw, John M. an (equation) for every occasion 978-1-4214-1491-1
Bellos, Alex The Grapes of Math 978-1-4516-4011-3
Bryant, John; and Snagwin, Chris First How Round is your Circle? 978-0-6911-4992-1
Gowers, Timothy; Barrow-Green, June; and Leader, Imre The Princeton Companion to Mathematics 978-1-4008-3039-8
Eigen, Manfred; and Winkler, Ruthild Laws of the Game 978-0-6910-2566-7
Tyson, Neil Degrasse Death by Black Hole 978-0-3933-5038-8
Berger, Marcel; Lester J. Senechal (Translator) Geometry Revealed: A Jacob's Ladder to Higher Geometry 978-3-5407-0996-1
Ghys, Étienne A Singular Mathematical Promenade 978-2-8478-8939-0
Schwartz, Richard Evan Mostly Surfaces 978-0-8218-5368-9
Fuchs, Dmitry; Tabachnikov, Serge Mathematical Omnibus: Thirty Lectures on Classic Mathematics 978-0-8218-4316-1
Fernando Q. Gouvêa P-adic Numbers: An Introduction 978-3-642-59058-0
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Author Title Print or e-book Catalog Link Notes Other
Abbot Understanding Analysis   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9067196    
Adams The knot book print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/5106262    
Adams Why knot: An Introduction to the Mathematical Theory of Knots with Tangle     print book ordered  
Aigner Proofs from THE BOOK   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10770505    
Aigner & Ziegler Proofs from the book   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10770505    
Alexander Duel at dawn print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/6884786    
Alexander Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8402988    
Arnold Mathematical foundations of classical mechanics   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/12510773    
Arnold Ordinary Differential Equations print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/2093580    
Axler Linear Algebra Done Right   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8780052    
Barr Experiments in Topology   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/2319853 e-book ordered  
Barr Mathematical Brain Benders print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/2222809    
Beck & Robins Computing the continuous discretely   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/12253527    
Bell The Magic of Numbers   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13078048    
Bellos Here’s looking at Euclid   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13078691    
Bertsch McGrayne The Theory that would not die   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10854883    
Bold Famous Problems of Geometry and How to Solve Them   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13078042    
Bowers & Bowers Arithmetical Excursions: An Enrichment of Elementary Mathematics print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11042004    
Burger Exploring the Number Jungle: A Journey into Diophantine Analysis   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/12098799    
Carroll Euclid and His Modern Rivals   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/1944291    
Carter Visual group theory   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9862993    
Cheng Beyond infinity   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13078290    
Cheng How to bake pi print https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8916637 e-book too expensive  
Cheng The art of logic print https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10590031 e-book too expensive  
Childs A Concrete Introduction to Higher Algebra   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8705563    
Clemens The Voynich Manuscript print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9698781    
Conway & Guy The Book of Numbers   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/12610072    
Cooke The history of mathematics   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11147067    
Corry Divisors and Sandpiles   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10996251    
Cox Primes of the form x^2+ny^2   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13053568    
Cox & Little & O'Shea Ideals, Varieties and Algorithms   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9003317    
Derbyshire Prime obsession print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11014531     
Devlin The millennium problems print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/4474357    
Diaconis & Skyrms Ten great ideas about chance   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11063006    
Dieudonné Infinitesimal calculus print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/611024    
Doxiadis & Papadimitriou LogiComix print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/6693752    
du Sautoy The music of the primes print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/4721299    
du Sautoy The number mysteries: a mathematical odyssey through everyday life print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/7310234    
du Sautoy What We Cannot Know: Explorations at the Edge of Knowledge     print book ordered  
Dudeney Amusements in Mathematics   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/12129344    
Dudley Mathematical Cranks   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/2145777 http://proxy.library.cornell.edu/login?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cornell/detail.action?docID=5845463  
Dunham Euler: The master of us all print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/3391183    
Dunham Journey through genius print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/1635784    
Ellenberg How not to be wrong   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13078301    
Farlow The Girl who Ate Equations for Breakfast print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10986058    
Fraleigh A First Course in Abstract Algebra print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/4519622    
Frame Fractal Worlds   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9458205 e-book ordered  
Frenkel Love and Math print https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8247413 e-book too expensive  
Fulton Algebraic Curves: An Introduction to Algebraic Geometry print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/1601414    
Gardner Mathematical Puzzles of Sam Loyd print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11021436    
Gauss Disquisitiones Arithmeticae   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/12474629     
Gleick Chaos: making a new science print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/1573237    
Goos The optimal design of blocked and split-plot experiments   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9032463    
Gouvea p-adic Numbers: An Introduction   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9033753     
Guillen Bridges to infinity. The human side of mathematics        
Hairer Analysis by its history   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/12001424    
Hardy & Wright An Introduction to the Theory of Numbers print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/6378112    
Heinrich Living Proof: Stories of Resilience Along the Mathematical Journey   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11035791    
Hersch Loving + hating Mathematics   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8817588    
Herstein Topics in Algebra print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/931427    
Hilbert & Cohn-Vossen Geometry and the imagination print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/69047    
Hoffman Archimedes' revenge print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/1536031    
Hoffman The man who only loved numbers print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/3305842    
Hofstadter Godel, Escher, Bach print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/3378936    
Kanigel The Man Who Knew Infinity print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/1922128    
Kaplan & Kaplan The art of the infinite   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13072982    
Kaplansky Lie algebras and locally compact groups   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/556680    
Khare Beautiful, Simple, Exact, Crazy   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9151438    
Kline Mathematics in Western Culture   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13078686    
Klivans Mathematics of chip-firing   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11134541    
Kolmogorov Introductory real analysis print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/1629101    
Kuga Galois' Dream: Group Theory and Differential Equations   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10184708    
Kurt Bayesian Statistics the fun way   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11039789    
Lawvere Conceptual Mathematics print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/3122482    
Lax Multivariable Calculus with Applications   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10769263    
Lax & Terrel Calculus with Applications   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8702359    
Lieber Infinity: Beyond the Beyond the Beyond print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/6166250    
Lieber The Education of T. C. MITS print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11043096    
Lin The prime number conspiracy   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/12520725    
Livio Golden ratio   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13078697    
Livio The equation that couldn't be solved   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13078704    
Lockhart Arithmetic print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10000288    
Lockhart Measurement   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10592529    
Lorenz The essence of chaos   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/4991447    
Lyons Probability on trees and networks   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10239599    
Mandelbrot Fractals: Form, Chance, and Dimension print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/577610    
Maor e: The story of a number   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9830469    
Marks The Dymaxion World of Buckminster Fuller print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/1282898    
Mazur & Stein Prime numbers and the Riemann hypothesis   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9889376    
Millman & Parker Elements of Differential Geometry print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/520202    
Milnor Topology from a differentiable viewpoint print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/2216664    
Moore Nature of computation   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8424969    
Nahin An imaginary tale   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9830275    
Needham Visual Complex Analysis print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/2927895    
Neugebauer The Exact Sciences in Antiquity print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/615645    
Newman The World of Mathematics (four volumes) print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/32944    
Odifreddi The mathematical century: the 30 greatest problems of the last 100 years print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/5056907    
Ogilvy Tomorrow's Math print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/821659    
O'Neill Weapons of math destruction   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10352978    
Orlin Math with bad drawings print https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10487977 e-book too expensive  
Orrell Truth or Beauty   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/7926146 e-book ordered  
Peterson The jungles of randomness print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/3110762    
Polster The shoelace book. A mathematical guide to the best (and worst) ways to lace your shoes   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9706430    
Reid Undergraduate Algebraic Geometry   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/12948771    
Reid Undergraduate Commutative Algebra   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8387112    
Richeson Euler's Gem   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11062973    
Saari Chaotic Elections! A mathematician looks at voting print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/3974855    
Samuel Algebraic Theory of Numbers   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11389345    
Samuel The Islands of Benoit Mandelbrot print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/7897114    
Schaffer Basic Language of Mathematics   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8692746    
Scheinerman The Mathematics Lover's Companion print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9866460    
Schey Div, grad, curl, and all that: An informal text on vector calculus print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/5359855    
Seife Zero: The biography of a dangerous idea   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13078308    
Serre A course in arithmetic   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/12622912    
Silverman A Friendly Introduction to Number Theory print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/3157707    
Singh Fermat's enigma   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13072065    
Singh Fermat's last theorem print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11042001    
Sipser Introduction to the theory of computation print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9267071    
Smullyan Logical labyrinths   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11125695    
Smullyan The Gödelian puzzle book   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13078286    
Smullyan To mock a mockingbird and other logic puzzles : including an amazing adventure in combinatory logic print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/4102119    
Smullyan What is the Name of this Book: The Riddle of Dracula and Other Logical Puzzles print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/868833    
Spivak The hitchhiker's guide to calculus print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/2822263    
Steen On the shoulders of giants. New approaches to numeracy   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/7916247    
Stewart Do Dice play God? print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11064428    
Stewart Galois Theory   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/1635745    
Stewart In pursuit of the unknown: 17 equations that changed the world print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/7626973    
Stewart Nature's numbers print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/2849590    
Stewart The magical maze print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11014535    
Stillwell Mathematics and its History   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8724451    
Stipp A most elegant equation print https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13078446 e-book too expensive  
Strogatz Infinite Powers: How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/12559267    
Strogatz Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10240712    
Strogatz Sync: the emerging science of spontaneous order print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/4550052    
Strogatz The calculus of friendship   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9830265    
Strogatz The Joy of X   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8872250    
Su Mathematics for Human Flourishing   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11504004    
Szpiro Poincare's prize print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/6079980    
Tao Analysis I   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13056775    
Tao Analysis II   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13056777    
Tapp Matrix Groups for Undergraduates    https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/9914305    
Thompson Calculus made easy   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10830695    
Ulam Adventures of a mathematician   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/13078295    
Villani Birth of a Theorem print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8894962    
Watkins Number theory: a historical approach   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/8338285 waiting on De Gruyter for e-book  
Weissman An Illustrated Theory of Numbers print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/10061074    
Wilf Generating functionology   https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/11127375    
Zeitz The Art and Craft of Problem Solving print-only https://newcatalog.library.cornell.edu/catalog/5862141    
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