My Brain Is Open

Author: Bruce Schechter
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684859807
Size: 67.21 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: 33.28 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 ...

Erd S On Graphs

Author: Fan R. K. Chung
Publisher: A K Peters/CRC Press
ISBN: 9781568811116
Size: 44.69 MB
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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.

Invitation To Discrete Mathematics

Author: Ji%rí Matousek
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198570430
Size: 61.64 MB
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A clear and self-contained introduction to discrete mathematics for undergraduates and early graduates.

Math Girls

Author: Hiroshi Yuki
Publisher: Bento Books Inc
ISBN: 0983951306
Size: 56.62 MB
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Originally published 2007 in Japan by Softbank Creative Corp., Tokyo.

Prime Obsession

Author: John Derbyshire
Publisher: Joseph Henry Press
ISBN: 0309141257
Size: 72.14 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.

The Man Who Knew Infinity

Author: Robert Kanigel
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476763496
Size: 70.29 MB
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The book also reviews the life of Hardy and the academic culture of Cambridge University during the early twentieth century.

Infinity And Me

Author: Kate Hosford
Publisher: Carolrhoda Books
ISBN: 1467737917
Size: 41.62 MB
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When I looked up, I shivered.

The Boy Who Loved Math

Author: Deborah Heiligman
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
ISBN: 146683952X
Size: 80.94 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.

The Universe And The Teacup

Author: K. C. Cole
Publisher: HMH
ISBN: 0547546149
Size: 40.94 MB
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Brimming with trivia stressing the importance of math throughout history, this is a book both math nerds and the “innumerate” everyday person can enjoy in equal measure. “Cole writes clearly, simply and vividly,” noted The New York ...