Short Summaries of Articles about Mathematics
in the Popular Press
"Map Quest": A review of Four Colors Suffice: How the Map Problem WasSolved, by Robin Wilson. Reviewed by Daniel S. Silver. American Scientist,July-August 2003.
From the review: "Four Colors Suffice: How the Map Problem Was Solved[by Robin Wilson] is a blend of history, anecdotes and mathematics.Mathematical arguments are presented in a clear, colloquial style, which flowsgracefully."
--- Annette Emerson