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This fascinating ebook explores the connections among chaos thought, physics, biology, and arithmetic. Its award-winning special effects, optical illusions, and video games illustrate the concept that of self-similarity, a customary estate of fractals. writer Manfred Schroeder — hailed by way of Publishers Weekly as a latest Lewis Carroll — conveys memorable insights within the type of puns and puzzles that relate summary arithmetic to daily experience.
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