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By Paulo Ribenboim

this feature of expository essays by means of Paulo Ribenboim might be of curiosity to mathematicians from all walks. Ribenboim, a hugely praised writer of a number of renowned titles, writes each one essay in a mild and funny language with out secrets and techniques, making them completely available to every body with an curiosity in numbers. This new assortment comprises essays on Fibonacci numbers, leading numbers, Bernoulli numbers, and ancient shows of the most difficulties referring to simple quantity idea, resembling Kummers paintings on Fermat's final theorem.

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