Book Reviews of Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea

Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea
Zero The Biography of a Dangerous Idea
Author: Charles Seife
ISBN-13: 9780670884575
ISBN-10: 067088457X
Publication Date: 2/7/2000
Pages: 256
Rating:
  • Currently 4.4/5 Stars.
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4.4 stars, based on 7 ratings
Publisher: Viking Adult
Book Type: Hardcover
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The writing is very patronizing, as if the author thought that all his readers were not-very-bright eleven year olds. I didn't really need multiple paragraphs to explain to me that any number multiplied by zero gives zero. I know that. I did manage to finish grade school. There is some interesting stuff in here, but I didn't find it worth the reading.