My Brain Is Open

Author: Bruce Schechter
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684859807
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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.

Das Buch Der Beweise

Author: Martin Aigner
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 3662444577
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Diese sorgfältig überarbeitete und deutlich erweiterte vierte deutsche Auflage von "Das BUCH der Beweise" enthält auch vier neue Kapitel: Diese präsentieren originelle und elegante Beweise für Klassiker, wie den Spektralsatz der ...

The Probabilistic Method

Author: Noga Alon
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119062071
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Two popular biographies of Erdős have appeared: The Man Who Loved Only
Numbers, Paul Hoffman, Hyperion (New York), 1998. My Brain is Open - The
Mathematical Journeys of Paul Erdős, Bruce Schechter, Simon & Schuster (New
York), 1998. Shortly before Paul Erdős death, George Csicsery created a
documentary film N is a Number, A Portrait of Paul Erdős. Our younger readers,
naturally, never knew Erdős personally. In this film one can see and hear Erdős
in lecture and ...

Masters Of Mathematics

Author: Robert A. Nowlan
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9463008934
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Erdős on graphs: His legacy of unsolved problems. Wellesley, MA: AK Peters.
Csicsery, G. P. (2005). N is a number: A portrait of Paul Erdős. Berlin, Heidelberg:
Springer-Verlag. Heiligman, D. (2013). The boy who loved math: The improbable
life of Paul Erdős. New York, NY: Macmillan. Hoffman, P. (1998). The man who
loved only numbers. London: Fourth Estate. Schechter, B. (1998). My brain is
open: The mathematical journeys of Paul Erdős. New York, NY: Simon &
Schuster. Wells ...

Combinatorics Ancient Modern

Author: Robin Wilson
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191630632
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Theory (B) 35 (1983), 39–61, and subsequent papers with the same title. G.C.
Rota, On the foundations of combinatorial theory, I: Theory of Möbius functions, Z.
Wahrscheinlichkeitstheorie 2 (1964), 340– 68. B. Schechter, My Brain is Open:
The Mathematical Journeys of Paul Erdős, Simon & Schuster (1998). U.
Segerstråle, Defenders of the Truth: The Battle for Science in the Sociobiology
Debate and Beyond, Oxford University Press (2000). L. Smolin, Three Roads to
Quantum Gravity ...

New Scientist

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The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erdos and the Search for
Mathematical Truth by Paul Hoffman, 4th Estate/Hyperion, July/September, £14-
99/$22-95, ISBN 1857028112/0786863825 My Brain is Open: The Mathematical
Journeys of Paul Erdos by Bruce Schechter, Oxford University Press/ Simon &
Schuster, November/September, £24-99/$25, ISBN 0198504713/0684846357 '
Both biographies will leave readers thinking that great mathematicians are. The
full ...

The Nation

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Books. A 1 1. A R N s \ \, ( , 1, 1 ; MY BRAIN IS OPEN THE MATHEMATICAL
JOURNEYS OF PAUL ERDós by Bruce Schechter Publisher's Price: $25.00 B&N
Price: $17.50 (Simon & Schuster) - .*.*.*.*.*. - - THE MAN WHO LOWED ONLY
NUMBERS by Paul Hoffman Publisher's Price: $22.95 B&N Price: $16.06 (
Hyperion) If there were a Hall of Fame for eccentrics, Paul Erdös would certainly
have been a charter member. One of the most brilliant mathematicians of our
times, he was also ...