My Brain Is Open

Author: Bruce Schechter
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684859807
Size: 16.58 MB
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Traces the eccentric life of legendary mathematician Paul Erdos, a wandering genius who fled his native Hungary during the Holocaust and helped devise the mathematical basis of computer science.

My Brain Is Open

Author: Bruce Schecter
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 9780613263078
Size: 40.22 MB
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Traces the eccentric life of legendary mathematician Paul Erdos, a wandering genius who fled his native Hungary during the Holocaust and helped devise the mathematical basis of computer science.

The Man Who Loved Only Numbers

Author: Paul Hoffman
Publisher: Fourth Estate (GB)
ISBN: 9781857028294
Size: 66.24 MB
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Paul Hoffman, in this marvellous biography, gives us a vivid and strangely moving portrait of this singular creature, one that brings out not only Erdos's genius and his oddness, but his warmth and sense of fun, the joyfulness of his ...

Perfect Rigour

Author: Masha Gessen
Publisher: Icon Books Ltd
ISBN: 1848313098
Size: 58.96 MB
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In telling his story, Masha Gessen has constructed a gripping and tragic tale that sheds rare light on the unique burden of genius.

The Boy Who Loved Math

Author: Deborah Heiligman
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
ISBN: 146683952X
Size: 41.74 MB
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With a simple, lyrical text and richly layered illustrations, this is a beautiful introduction to the world of math and a fascinating look at the unique character traits that made "Uncle Paul" a great man.

Prime Obsession

Author: John Derbyshire
Publisher: Joseph Henry Press
ISBN: 0309085497
Size: 16.54 MB
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Not just a story of numbers and calculations, Prime Obsession is the engrossing tale of a relentless hunt for an elusive proof â€" and those who have been consumed by it.

Math Girls

Author: Hiroshi Yuki
Publisher: Bento Books Inc
ISBN: 0983951306
Size: 65.67 MB
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Originally published 2007 in Japan by Softbank Creative Corp., Tokyo.

Erd S On Graphs

Author: Fan R. K. Chung
Publisher: A K Peters/CRC Press
ISBN: 9781568811116
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This book is a tribute to Paul Erdos, the wandering mathematician once described as the prince of problem solvers and the absolute monarch or problem posers.

Proofs From The Book

Author: Martin Aigner
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3662442051
Size: 52.67 MB
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" I do. ... " Notices of the AMS, August 1999 "... This book is a pleasure to hold and to look at: ample margins, nice photos, instructive pictures and beautiful drawings .

The Man Who Knew Infinity

Author: Robert Kanigel
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0349140596
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Realising the letter was the work of a genius, Hardy arranged for Srinivasa Ramanujan to come to England. Thus began one of the most improbable and productive collaborations ever chronicled.