Cover of: Measuring the world | Daniel Kehlmann

Measuring the world

1st American ed.

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

At the end of the eighteenth century, two young Germans set out to measure the world, as Alexander von Humboldt journeys to unexplored regions of the planet, and Carl Friedrich Gauss uses his mathematical skills to solve some of the greatest puzzles of his age.


Dewey Decimal Class 833/.914
Library of Congress PT2671.E32 V4713 2006

The Physical Object

Pagination 259 p. ;
Number of pages 259

ID Numbers

Open Library OL24658622M
Internet Archive measuringworld00kehl
ISBN 10 0375424466
ISBN 13 9780375424465
LC Control Number 2006040480
OCLC/WorldCat 64453483

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