Mathematical Digest

Short Summaries of Articles about Mathematics
in the Popular Press

"From Stars to Chaos": Review of It Must Be Beautiful," by Graham Farmelo.Reviewed by John L. Casti, NewScientist, 23 March 2002, page 52.

This book presents readers with some great ideas in mathematics by presentingsome of the field's great equations. The different equations are described andexplained by various experts, among them Roger Penrose, Robert May, and StevenWeinberg.

--- Allyn Jackson