The Big Book of Numbers

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100 out of 5


You'll never look at numbers the same way again! Adam’s original bestseller explores the numbers 1 to 100 and explains their mathematical and pop culture qualities. Popular with adults and children alike it sold out within days of its release. Own your signed copy now by clicking "Buy Now" below.



Adam Spencer shows you the numbers 1 to 100 like you've never seen them before. All the mathematics, science, history, pop culture and general geekery you could ever want to know. You'll never look at these numbers the same way again.

Why are some numbers perfect while others are deficient?
How long would all the nerves in your body stretch if you pulled them out?
Should Aussie cricketers really be scared on the number 87?
How many types of bacteria does your best friend's navel contain?
What does the 40 stand for on a can of WD-40?

And so much more.

"A brilliant introduction to the world of numbers. Funny yet with hidden depths, like its author." Brian Cox BBC television.

  • Cath Irvine
    5 out of 5

    Thank you Adam, I bought this for my son, and it has inspired him to love maths again.

  • Matt Todd
    5 out of 5

    Awesome book, LOVE IT!!

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