Monthly Archives: January 2012

Little Mathematics Library – Systems of Linear Inequalities

In the Little Mathematics Library now we come to Systems of Linear Inequalities by A. S. Solodovnikov. This booklet is one of longest in the LML series, having more than 120 pages. The back cover of the book says the … Continue reading

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Little Mathematics Library – Induction in Geometry

After a break we being with our postings again. To start, we will see a title in the Little Mathematics Library which is a`natural continuation’ of last post, this one is called Induction in Geometry and the authors are L. … Continue reading

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Little Mathematics Library – The Method of Mathematical Induction

In the Little Mathematics Library we now come to the book called The Method of Mathematical Induction by I. S. Sominsky (aka Sominskii). In the foreword it is said: The method of mathematical induction, which is the subject of this … Continue reading

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Little Mathematics Library – Stereographic Projection

We now come to another book in the Little Mathematics Library titled Stereographic Projection by B. A. Rosenfeld and N. D. Sergeeva. As the title suggests the book deals with projections on planes. The present booklet is devoted to proofs … Continue reading

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Little Mathematics Library – Method of Successive Approximations

In the Little Mathematics Library we now come to Method of Successive Approximations by N. Ya. Vilenkin. As the title suggests the book has to do with approximation methods, but what kind of approximations and for what kind of use … Continue reading

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Little Mathematics Library – Gödel’s Incompleteness Theorem

After the last two posts by V. A. Uspenskii (check out his site here) which dealt with Post’s Machine, and Pascal’s Triangle, we now come to another book by him in the Little Mathematics Library series titled Gödel’s Incompleteness Theorem. … Continue reading

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Little Mathematics Library – Pascals Triangle

In continuing from the last post on Post’s Machine by V. A. Uspenskii (sometimes Uspensky) we come to another volume by him titled Pascals’s Triangle. The book opens with an interesting note The reader who is not familiar with Pascal’s … Continue reading

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