My Brain Is Open

Author: Bruce Schechter
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684859807
Size: 80.72 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 3221
Download Read Online
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: 31.81 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 789
Download Read Online
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: 64.53 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 6360
Download Read Online
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 ...

The Boy Who Loved Math

Author: Deborah Heiligman
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
ISBN: 146683952X
Size: 35.52 MB
Format: PDF
View: 5683
Download Read Online
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.

Perfect Rigour

Author: Masha Gessen
Publisher: Icon Books Ltd
ISBN: 1848313098
Size: 21.98 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 6491
Download Read Online
In telling his story, Masha Gessen has constructed a gripping and tragic tale that sheds rare light on the unique burden of genius.

Math Girls

Author: Hiroshi Yuki
Publisher: Bento Books Inc
ISBN: 0983951306
Size: 50.27 MB
Format: PDF
View: 7335
Download Read Online
Originally published 2007 in Japan by Softbank Creative Corp., Tokyo.

In Code

Author: Sarah Flannery
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781861972712
Size: 38.27 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 4561
Download Read Online
In Code, written with her father David, tells the story of her life, mathematics and making codes.

Prime Obsession

Author: John Derbyshire
Publisher: Joseph Henry Press
ISBN: 0309085497
Size: 78.57 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 3576
Download Read Online
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: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0349140596
Size: 28.89 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 4353
Download Read Online
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.