Coincidences, Chaos, and All That Math Jazz
Making Light of Weighty Ideas
A book for the eternally curious, Coincidences, Chaos, and All That Math Jazz fuses an academic's understanding of the mathematical skeleton of the universe with the sensibility of a comedian, making life's big questions accessible and compelling.
"...Burger and Starbird are such engaging communicators that they make the subject fascinating. With clear and witty explanations... they shed welcome light on a weighty subject."
November 2006 • Paper • £11.99 • ISBN 978 0 393 32931 5 • 304pp • 140 x 210mm • 160 illustrations