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About the Author
IVARS PETERSON is one of today's most popular math authors. He is the mathematics and physics editor of Science News, and the author of four previous books, including the bestselling The Mathematical Tourist, as well as Islands of Truth, Newton's Clock, and Fatal Defect. He received the award for "exceptional skill in communicating mathematics to the general audience" in 1991 from the Joint Policy Board for Mathematics.
Table of ContentsThe Die Is Cast.
Sea of Life.
Call of the Firefly.
Trials of a Wanderer.
Gambling with Numbers.
Lifetimes of Chance.