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Mathematician"s delight.

W. W. Sawyer

Mathematician"s delight.

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


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  15/05/ Mathematician's Delight. Image from [email protected]'s flickr account, reproduced with permission. Walter Warwick Sawyer was a mathematician and author who made a major contribution to mathematical education. He recently passed away in Canada, aged Sawyer was born in and won scholarships to Highgate School and St John's College, Cambridge. After becoming head of mathematics .


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