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On numbers and games, J. H. Conway

Label
On numbers and games
Title
On numbers and games
Statement of responsibility
J. H. Conway
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conway, John H.
Dewey number
519.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA241
LC item number
.C69
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
L.M.S. monographs
Series volume
no. 6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Number theory
  • Game theory
  • Nombres, théorie des
  • Jeux, théorie des
  • Nombres, Théorie des
  • Jeux, Théorie des
  • Speltheorie
  • Getaltheorie
  • jeu
  • nombre
  • nombre réel
  • théorie jeu
  • théorie nombre
  • Zahlentheorie
  • Mathematisches Spiel
  • Spieltheorie
Label
On numbers and games, J. H. Conway
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 228-229
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Zeroth part...On numbers. All numbers great and small -- The Class No is a field -- The real and ordinal numbers -- The structure of the general number -- Algebra and analysis of numbers -- Number theory in the Land of Oz -- The curious Field On2 -- Appendix to Part Zero -- First part...and games. Playing several games at once -- Some games are already numbers -- On games and numbers -- Simplifying games -- Impartial games and the game of Nim -- How to lose when you must -- Animating functions, Welter's game and Hackenbush unrestrained -- How to play several games at once in a dozen different ways -- Ups, downs and bynumbers -- The long and the short and the small
Control code
2339327
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 238 pages
Isbn
9780121863500
Lccn
75019626
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)287319
Label
On numbers and games, J. H. Conway
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 228-229
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Zeroth part...On numbers. All numbers great and small -- The Class No is a field -- The real and ordinal numbers -- The structure of the general number -- Algebra and analysis of numbers -- Number theory in the Land of Oz -- The curious Field On2 -- Appendix to Part Zero -- First part...and games. Playing several games at once -- Some games are already numbers -- On games and numbers -- Simplifying games -- Impartial games and the game of Nim -- How to lose when you must -- Animating functions, Welter's game and Hackenbush unrestrained -- How to play several games at once in a dozen different ways -- Ups, downs and bynumbers -- The long and the short and the small
Control code
2339327
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 238 pages
Isbn
9780121863500
Lccn
75019626
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)287319

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