**
Awarded
Choice Magazine Outstanding Academic Titles 1997**

**Table
of Contents**

**
INTRODUCTION
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**
CHAPTER 1 Discovery
of the Number Sequence**

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CHAPTER 2 Numbers
and the Occult**

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CHAPTER 3 Sequences
and Series**

**CHAPTER
4 The
Family of Numbers**

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CHAPTER 5 Story
For a Rich Man>**

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CHAPTER 6 Exotic
Connections**

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CHAPTER 7 Closing
in on the Primes
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CHAPTER 8
Primes
in Depth
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CHAPTER 9
Primes
and Secret Codes
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CHAPTER 10
The
Remarkable Ramanujan
**

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CHAPTER 11
Ramanujan’s
Equations
**

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CHAPTER 12
Goldbach’s
Conjecture**

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CHAPTER 13
Deepest
Mysteries**

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CHAPTER 14
Into
the Stratosphere
**

**“Calvin
Clawson has once again produced a splendid, delightful, handsome book
about
mathematics. His intent this time, at which he succeeds admirably, is
to
introduce laymen to the fantastic beauty of pure numbers and, yes, to
the
greatest of their profound, unsolved mysteries.” Martin
Gardner**