Parts XVIII-XXVI. The Mathematician. Mathematical Machines: Can a Machine Think? Mathematics in Warfare. A Mathematical Theory of Art. Mathematics of the Good. Mathematics in Literature. Mathematics and Music. Mathematics as a Culture Clue. Amusements, Puzzles, Fancies.
Includes the complete texts of What If? and What If? 2. The Collected What If?: Eminent Historians Imagine What Might Have Been. Edited by Robert Cowley, Essays by Caleb Carr, John Lukacs, John Keegan, James Bradley, Stephen E. Ambrose and Others.
Sex in History chronicles the pleasures- and perils- of the flesh from the time of mankind's distant ancestors to the modern day; from a sexual act which was bried, crude and purposeful, to the myriad varieties of contemporary sexual mores.
Hardbound. "One of the world's best books" - Neil Gaiman. First published in 1841, Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds is often cited as the best book ever written about market psychology. This edition includes Charles Mackay's account of the three infamous financial manias - John Law’s Mississipi Scheme, the South Sea Bubble, and Tulipomania.
Hardbound updated and expanded edition. Release 2.0. More than ever, The World Is Flat is an essential update on globalization, its successes and discontents, powerfully illuminated by one of our most respected journalists.
Personal library must-have. A Year-by-Year Record of Human Events from Prehistory to the Present. This is a revised updated (1992) edition of the handy desk reference used in offices, homes, newsrooms, and libraries since its first publication in 1979.