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Numbers that are so popular and beautiful that they have been blessed with their own biographies: 0, π, e, i, √2, ∞.
Below are the biographies of some distinguished numbers—every school library ought to have a copy of them.
Seife's "Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea"
Blatner's "The Joy of π"
Maor's "e: The Story of a Number"
Nahin's "An Imaginary Tale: The Story of i"
Flannery's "The Square Root of Two"
Barrow's "The Infinite Book"
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by MathPlus February 21, 2017
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