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A Planet of Riddles – Novikov

In this post, we will see the book A Planet of Riddles by E. Novikov. About the book (from the back cover): This book is about our planet, the Earth we know so well. But is it then a planet of riddles? … Continue reading

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Solving Problems In Algebra and Trigonometry – Litvinenko, Mordkovich

In this post, we will see the book Solving Problems In Algebra and Trigonometry – V. Litvinenko, A. Mordkovich. In an earlier post, we had seen the companion volume to this book Solving Problems in Geometry. The companion volume also has … Continue reading

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The Nine Colours of The Rainbow – Steinhaus

In this post, we will see the book The Nine Colours of The Rainbow by A. Steinhaus. About the book (from the front jacket) Have you ever stopped to think how many colours there are in a rainbow? Seven or, perhaps, nine … Continue reading

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Problems in Geometry – Modenov

In this post, we will see the book Problems in Geometry by P. S. Modenov. About the book This text offers certain general methods of solving problems in elemen­tary geometry and is designed for teachers of mathematics in secondary schools and also … Continue reading

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Problems in Theoretical Physics – Grechko, Sugakov, Tomasevich, Fedorchenko

In this post, we will see the much awaited and somewhat rare book Problems in Theoretical Physics by L. G. Grechko, V. I. Sugakov, O. F. Tomasevich A. M. Fedorchenko. About the book: From the Front Jacket This book is a collection … Continue reading

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Calculus: Basic Concepts for High Schools – Tarasov

In this post, we will see the book Calculus: Basic Concepts for High Schools by Lev Tarasov. Now, many of you must be wondering why a re-post of a book? The answer is that this is not a scan of … Continue reading

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Applied Methods in the Theory of Nonlinear Oscillations – Starzhinskii

In this post, we will see the book Applied Methods in the Theory of Nonlinear Oscillations by V. M. Starzhinskii. About the book: The book is aimed at engineers with a strong mathematical background, scientists working in mechanics and applied mathematics, … Continue reading

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Problems in Elementary Mathematics for Home Study – Antonov, Vygodsky, Nikitin, Sankin

In this post, we will see another mathematics problem-solution book titled Problems in Elementary Mathematics for Home Study by N. Antonov, M. Vygodsky, V. Nikitin, A. Sankin. About the book A collection of 928 problems in arithmetic, algebra, geometry and trigonometry (with … Continue reading

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Vector Aanalysis – Krasnov, Kiselev, Makarenko

In this post, we will see the book Vector Analysis by  M.L. Krasnov, A.I. Kiselev,   G.I. Makarenko.   About the book: The present collection of problems in vector analysis contains the required minimum of problems and exercises for the course … Continue reading

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The Forces of Nature – Grigoryev, Myakishev

In this post we, will see the  book The Forces of Nature by V. Grigoryev and G. Myakishev. About the book: This book is a popular description of the unity of the forces of nature for the general reader. At present, … Continue reading

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