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Hidden Harmonies

The Lives and Times of the Pythagorean Theorem

by Robert Kaplan and Ellen Kaplan

Hardcover, 290 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $25 |

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The Harvard mathematician authors of The Art of the Infinite present a history of the famous relation "A squared plus B squared equals C squared" that assesses its contributors from da Vinci to the Freemasons while analyzing its numerous proofs and applications.

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Pythagorean Theorem: There's More To This Equation

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