**Shadows of the Truth: Metamathematics of Elementary Mathematics**

by Alexandre Borovik

**Publisher**: American Mathematical Society 2010**Number of pages**: 293

**Description**:

Metamathematics of elementary mathematics. This book can be viewed as a sequel to Mathematics under the Microscope, but with focus shifted on mathematics as it was experienced by children (well, by children who became mathematicians).

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(5.6MB, PDF)

## Similar books

**A Scrap-Book of Elementary Mathematics**

by

**William F. White**-

**The Open Court Publishing Company**

The tendency to select the problems and illustrations of mathematics mostly from the scientific and commercial activities of today, is one with which the writer is in accord. Moreover, amusement is one of the fields of applied mathematics.

(

**7881**views)

**The Manual of Mathematical Magic**

by

**Peter McOwan**-

**Queen Mary, University of London**

Manual of Mathematical Magic is packed full of magical miracles to impress and entertain your friends. The secrets behind street magic, close-up and stage tricks are explained clearly with instructions and videos to help you perform them perfectly.

(

**4224**views)

**Elementary Mathematics**

by

**W W L Chen, X T Duong**-

**Macquarie University**

Basic algebra, matrices, trigonometry, indices and logarithms, polynomial equations, inequalities and absolute values, progressions, counting techniques, complex numbers, functions and lines, introduction to differentiation and integration.

(

**14026**views)

**The Nature of Mathematics**

by

**Philip E. B. Jourdain**-

**T. C. & E. C. Jack**

There is no real reason why, with patience, an ordinary person should not understand what mathematicians do, why they do it, and what mathematics is. The purpose of this little volume is to show how and why mathematical methods grew up.

(

**3283**views)