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These are, as the title says, basic books on math.  These are books for people who are afraid of math, and also books on math without the math--on the general principles, puzzles, broad outlines without equations.  Stuff for casual reading for math lovers, and books for mathematically illiterate to get over their phobia.  Know of any good books that I should have here that aren't?  Please let me know so I can add them.  Incidentally, these are alpha by title.

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200 Percent of Nothing : An Eye-Opening Tour Through the Twists and Turns of Math Abuse and Innumeracy

50 Simple Things You Can Do to Raise a Child Who Loves Math


A-Plus Notes for Algebra : A Reference Book With Trigonometry and Probability

The Abacus/Book and Abacus

Afterwards : Folk and Fairy Tales With Mathematical Ever Afters

Aha! Gotcha : Paradoxes to Puzzle and Delight

Aha! Insight

Aircraft Flight : A Description of the Physical Principles of Aircraft Flight


Algebra and Trigonometry

Algebra and Trigonometry : Enhanced With Graphing Utilities


Algebra : A First Course

Algebra Facts : Survival Guide to Basic Algebra

Algebra for Computer Science

Algebra for Everyone

Algebra Unplugged

Algebra, Data and Probability Explorations for Middle School : A Graphics Calculator Approach

All the Math You'll Ever Need : A Self-Teaching Guide -- despite the title, don't believe it

All You Wanted to Know About Mathematics but Were Afraid to Ask

Amazing Mathematical Amusement Arcade

Amusements in Mathematics

Another Fine Math You've Got Me Into--

Applied Algebra I

Applied Algebra II

Archimedes' Revenge : The Joys and Perils of Mathematics

Archimedes and the Door to Science

The Architecture of Chance : An Introduction to the Logic and Arithmetic of Probability

Arithmetic and Algebra...Again

Arithmetricks : 50 Easy Ways to Add, Subtract, Multiply, and Divide Without a Calculator

Ars Magna or the Rules of Algebra

The Art of Mathematics

The Art of Probability


Baseballmath : Grandslam Activities and Projects for Grades 4-8

Basic College Mathematics

Basic Math : Concepts and Skills

Basic Mathematical Skills

Basic Mathematics : You Can Count on Yourself

Basic Statistics : With Applications

Basic Mathematics With Pre-Algebra

Basic Notions of Algebra

The Basic Practice of Statistics

Basic Simple Type Theory

Basketballmath : Slam-Dunk Activities and Projects for Grades 4-8

Beginning Algebra

Benchmarks for Science Literacy

Berkeley's Philosophy of Mathematics

Beyond Numeracy : Ruminations of a Numbers Man

Beyond Facts and Flashcards : Exploring Math With Your Kids

The Birth of Time and Eternity -- NEW!

A Blueprint for Geometry

Boolean Algebra and Its Applications

Brain Teasers! : Over 180 Quick Activities & Worksheets That Make Kids Think

Brain-Boosting Math Activities - More Than 50 Great Activities That Reinforce Problem-Solving and Essential Math Skills : Grade 6

Breaking the Barriers : Helping Female and Minority Students Succeed in Mathematics and Science

The Broken Dice, and Other Mathematical Tales of Chance


Calculator Fun

Calculator Games : 40 Exciting Games and Tricks! Includes Calculator

Calendrical Calculations

The Cartoon Guide to Statistics

Challenging Math Puzzles

Challenging Mathematical Problems With Elementary Solutions: Vol. 1    Vol. 2

Challenging Mathematical Teasers

Challenging Problems in Algebra

Challenging Problems in Geometry

Challenging Puzzles

Chinese Mathematics; A Concise History

Classic Set Theory : A Guided Independent Study

Codes, Puzzles, and Conspiracy

College Algebra

College Algebra

Companion Encyclopedia of the History and Philosophy of the Mathematical Sciences

The Complete Strategyst : Being a Primer on the Theory of Games of Strategy

A Concise History of Mathematics

Conics and Cubics : A Concrete Introduction to Algebraic Curves  -- NEW!

Conquering Math Anxiety : A Self-Help Workbook

Conquering Math Phobia : A Painless Primer

Conquering Mathematics : From Arithmetic to Calculus

Conquering Statistics : Numbers Without the Crunch

Cool Math : Math Tricks, Amazing Math Activities, Cool Calculations, Awesome Math Factoids , and More

A Crashcourse in Introductory Algebra : The Hightext Multimedia Development Group

CRC Standard Mathematical Tables and Formulae (30th Ed)*


Decimals & Fractions

The Divine Proportion : A Study in Mathematical Beauty


E : The Story of a Number*

Earth Algebra; College Algebra with Applications to Enviormental Issues

Elementary Algebra

Elementary and Intermediate Algebra : A Combined Approach

Elementary Geometry

Elementary Geometry from an Advanced Standpoint

The Enjoyment of Mathematics : Selections from Mathematics for the Amateur

Entertaining Mathematical Teasers and How to Solve Them

Equations of Eternity : Speculations on Consciousness, Meaning, and the Mathematical Rules That Orchestrate the Cosmos

An Essay on the Foundations of Geometry

Essays on the Theory of Numbers

Essential Math for College-Bound Students (2nd Ed)

Essential Mathematics

Essential Mathematics for Life #03 : Percents and Proportions

Essential Mathematics for Life #04 : Graphs, Measures, and Statistics

Essential Mathematics, With Applications

Essential Algebra

Essential Math : Basic Math for Everyday Use

Essentials for Algebra

Essentials of Algebra and Trigonometry I

Essentials of Algebra and Trigonometry II

Essentials of Boolean Algebra

The Essentials of Geometry 1

Essentials of Pre-Calculus

Everyday Math for Dummies

Everyday Math for the Numerically Challenged

Excursions in Geometry

Excursions in Mathematics


Famous Problems of Geometry and How to Solve Them

Fear of Math : How to Get over It and Get on With Your Life

Fermat's Enigma : The Quest to Solve the World's Greatest Mathematical Problem

First Order Mathematical Logic

Five Equations That Changed the World : The Power and Poetry of Mathematics

Five Golden Rules : Great Theories of 20Th-Century Mathematics-And Why They Matter

Flatland : A Romance of Many Dimensions/Sphereland : A Fantasy About Curved Spaces and an Expanding Universe/2 Books in 1 Volume

Footballmath : Touchdown Activities and Projects for Grades 4-8

Forgotten Algebra : A Self-Teaching Refresher Course

Foundation Mathematics

Foundations of Geometry

Foundations of Mathematical Logic

Fractals, Googols and Other Mathematical Tales

Frege's Philosophy of Mathematics

From Five Fingers to Infinity : A Journey Through the History of Mathematics

From Here to Infinity

Fundamental Concepts of Algebra

Fundamental Concepts of Geometry


Ged Mathematics : Exercise Book



The Geometry Problem Solver : Plane, Solid, Analytic

Geometry the Easy Way

Godel's Incompleteness Theorems

Godel's Proof

The Golden Ratio and Fibonacci Numbers

Graduate Record Exam

Graphing Calculator Activities : Exploring Topics in Algebra 1 and II

Gre Gmat Math Review

Gre-Gmat Math Review : The Mathworks Program (4th Ed)

The Great Book of Math Teasers : Mental Gymnastics

Greek Mathematical Thought and the Origin of Algebra


The Heritage of Thales

High School Algebra Tutor

The High School Geometry Tutor

High School Math I Review

High School Math II Review

High School Math III Review

High School Pre-Algebra Tutor

High School Pre-Calculus Tutor

High School Trigonometry Tutor

The Historical Development of the Calculus

The Historical Roots of Elementary Mathematics

History of Chinese Mathematics

History of Greek Mathematics : From Aristarchus to Diophantus

History of Greek Mathematics : From Thales to Euclid

A History of Mathematical Notations/Two Volumes Bound As One/Notations in Elementary Mathematics, Vol 1/Notations Mainly in Higher Mathematics, Vol 2

The History of Mathematics : A Brief Course

A History of Mathematics : An Introduction

History of Pi

The History of Statistics : The Measurement of Uncertainty Before 1900

History of the Calculus and Its Conceptual Development

A History of Vector Analysis : The Evolution of the Idea of a Vectorial System

How Big Is the Moon : Whole Maths in Action

How to Calculate Quickly

How to Enrich Geometry Using String Designs

How to Read and Do Proofs : An Introduction to Mathematical Thought Processes

How to Solve Algebra Word Problems

How to Solve It; A New Aspect of Mathematical Method

How to Solve Mathematical Problems

Humble Pi : The Role Mathematics Should Play in American Education

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