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Lion Hunting and Other Mathematical Pursuits

A Collection of Mathematics, Verse, and Stories by the Late Ralph P. Boas, Jr

Lion Hunting and Other Mathematical Pursuits( )
Author: Boas, Ralph P.
Editor: Alexanderson, Gerald L.
Mugler, Dale H.
Series title:Dolciani Mathematical Expositions Ser.
Publication Date:Dec 1995
Publisher:American Mathematical Society
Imprint:MAA Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $64.90
Book Description:

In the famous paper of 1938, "A Contribution to the Mathematical Theory of Big Game Hunting", Ralph Boas describes sixteen methods for hunting a lion. This marvellous collection of Boas memorabilia contains not only the original article, but also several additional articles, as late as 1985, giving many further methods.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Mathematics / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.2 x 22.8 x 1.6 cm
Book Weight:0.477 Kilograms

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