Poetry of the Universe by Robert Osserman


Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket: Very Good. 1995. Anchor Books Doubleday.

A delightful and compelling narrative charting the evolution of mathematical ideas that have helped to illuminate the nature of the observable universe. In a richly anecdotal fashion, the book explores the leaps of imagination and vision in mathematics that have helped pioneer our understanding of the world around us.