# John Murray (Publishers)

# How Numbers Work: Discover the strange and beautiful world of mathematics (New Scientist Instant Expert) shop >>

Think of a number between one and ten. No, hang on, let's make this interesting. Between zero and infinity. Even if you stick to the whole numbers, there are a lot to choose from - an infinite number in fact. Throw in decimal fractions and infinity suddenly gets an awful lot bigger (is that even pos.. Zistiť viac >>

# The Language Wars - Henry Hitchings shop >>

The English language is a battlefield. Since the age of Shakespeare, arguments over correct usage have been acrimonious, and those involved have always really been contesting values - to do with morality, politics and class. THE LANGUAGE WARS examines the present state of the conflict, its history a.. Zistiť viac >>

# What if? (anglicky) - Randall Munroe shop >>

Science's most intriguing questions answered by the web's favourite writer, the genius behind xkcd.com. Munroe's hilarious and compelling answers explain everything from the odds of meeting your one true soulmate to how many humans a rampaging T-Rex would need to eat a day. From the creator of the w.. Zistiť viac >>