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Perfect Figures: The Lore of Numbers and How We Learned to Count

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With wit and broad intelligence, Perfect Figures tells the stories of how numbers came to be and reveals the amazing associations and superstitions that have been connected to them ever since. Along the way, readers encounter great oddities of the past and characters as diverse as the Venerable Bede and Star Trek's Captain Kirk.

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  • Author: Bunny Crumpacker
  • Pages: 257
  • Binding: Hardback
  • ISBN: 978-0-312-36005-4
  • Copyright: 2007
  • Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books, an imprint of St. Martin's Press
  • Level: Level: High School-Adult