Donald Knuth’s novelette about the mathematics of the surreal number field.

Donald                            in               math                magic       land.

 

         (sur + real » beyond + real » magic)

 

 

Surreal Numbers

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Surreal_number

 

http://www.tondering.dk/claus/sur15.pdf

 

http://www.usna.navy.mil/MathDept/wdj/surreal_numbers.html

 

http://mathworld.wolfram.com/SurrealNumber.html

 

https://www.discover.com/issues/dec-95/features/infinityplusonea599/

 

Donald Knuth

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_Knuth

 

John Horton Conway

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Horton_Conway

 

 

 


Donald in Mathmagic Land

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_in_Mathmagic_Land

 

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