An illustrated tour of dimensions, infinity, and more
- 205 pages
- 173 original illustrations by Emulsify
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"Meet Milo Beckman, the whizz-kid making maths supercool ... A brilliant book that takes everything we know (and fear) about maths out of the equation"
"With charm, unwavering enthusiasm, and a lot of cartoons, Math Without Numbers waltzes the reader through a garden of higher mathematics."
"Smart and creative ... Beckman's approachable writing and Erazo's delightful illustration combine to tell an insightful and entertaining story about math."
"Cheerful, chatty, and charming ... Everyone should read this delightful book.
"Math Without Numbers explores deep mathematical topics—and shows how mathematicians think—in completely readable prose. The puzzles and games are bonuses. Very enjoyable."
"So delightful! Mathematics is playful, surprising, and enchanting, but those qualities are often obscured behind intimidating equations and formalism. Milo brings them out into the open for everyone to share."
"The book's accessible language and illustrations makes understanding ... math concepts feel as effortless as breathing."
"The book does an excellent job of capturing the essence of what makes math interesting ... A fine addition to my collection."
"This is the book for you if you've ever been curious about the wonderful ideas and concepts underlying modern math, but been too frightened to make a start."
"Math Without Numbers offers an accessible and whimsically illustrated glimpse of what pure mathematicians study, all while capturing the playful spirit with which they do it."
"In some ways, this is the best book about pure mathematics for the general reader that I've ever seen ... a delight from end to end."
"A playful paean ... Readers with an abundance of curiosity and the time to puzzle over Beckman's many examples, riddles, and questions, will make many fascinating discoveries.
"This is so annoying. I like math now!"
- Jan 5 — Fill Me In (32m)
- Jan 6 — Art of Problem Solving (live event)
- Jan 7 — Reddit AMA (written)
- Jan 14 — The Jim Bohannon Show (live radio)
- Jan 11 — CollegeBoard (transcribed)
- Jan 14 — Harvard Club of New York (private event)
- Jan 26 — Seriously Entertaining (live event)
- Jan 27 — The Avid Reader Show (61m)
- Feb 1 — BBC Radio London (live radio)
- Feb 5 — The Times of London (profile)
- Feb 7 — You Are Not So Smart (56m)
- Feb 8 — Speakers for Schools (56m)
- Feb 11 — Debutiful (written)
- Feb 22 — New Books Network (54m)
- Apr 1 — Crossnerds (29m)
- Apr 16 — QWERTY Podcast (34m)
- May 15 — BBC: More or Less (9m)
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- Friday, January 1, 2021 — solution
- "AP Chemistry" — solution (nominated for an Orca Award)
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