Some Books I like

Mathematics Education:

Arithmetic for Parents (Ron Aharoni)

Knowing and Teaching Elementary Mathematics (Liping Ma)

Algebra (Israel Gelfand)

Geometry (Harold Jacobs)

Differential and Integral Calculus (Richard Courant)

Calculus Made Easy (Silvanus Thompson)

General Education:

Montaigne’s Essays (particularly on the education of children)

Rousseau’s Emile

Spencer’s Education:  Intellectual, Moral and Physical

Autobiographies:

Benjamin Franklin’s Autobiography

John Stuart Mill’s Autobiography

Bertrand Russell’s Autobiography

Tolstoy’s Confessions

Frederick Douglas’ Autobiography

Automathographies:

Hardy’s A Mathematicians Apology

Halmos’ I Want to be a Mathematician

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One Response to “Some Books I like”

  1. Gabriel Jonson Says:

    very nice blog !

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