1089 and All That

Contents

1. 1089 and All That
2. 'In Love with Geometrie'
3. But...that's Absurd...
4. The Trouble with Algebra
5. The Heavens in Motion
6. All Change!
7. On Being as Small as Possible
8. 'Are We Nearly There?'
9. A Brief History of Pi
10. Good Vibrations
11. Great Mistakes
12. What is the Secret of All Life?
13. e = 2.718...
14. Chaos and Catastrophe
15. Not Quite the Indian Rope Trick
16. Real or Imaginary?