The man who knew infinity
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The man who knew infinity

a life of the genius, Ramanujan

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This edition was published in New York : Toronto : New York.

438 pages

A biography of the Indian mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan. The book gives a detailed account of his upbringing in India, his mathematical achievements, and his mathematical collaboration with English mathematician G. H. Hardy. The book also reviews the life of Hardy and the academic culture of Cambridge University during the early twentieth century.

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Cover of: Der das Unendliche kannte
Der das Unendliche kannte: Das Leben des genialen Mathematikers Srinivasa Ramanujan
Jul 01, 2012, Brand: Vieweg+Teubner Verlag, Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH,
Paperback in German / Deutsch
Cover of: Der das Unendliche kannte
Der das Unendliche kannte: Das Leben des genialen Mathematikers Srinivasa Ramanujan
January 1, 1995, Vieweg Verlagsgesellschaft
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Cover of: Der das Unendliche kannte
Der das Unendliche kannte: Das Leben des genialen Mathematikers Srinivasa Ramanujan
Jan 01, 1993, Vieweg+Teubner Verlag
in German / Deutsch
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The man who knew infinity: a life of the genius Ramanujan
1992, Abacus
in English
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The man who knew infinity: A Life of the Genius Ramanujan
1992, Washington Square Press
in English
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The man who knew infinity: A life of the genius Ramanujan
1991, C. Scribner's, Collier Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International
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The man who knew infinity: a life of the genius, Ramanujan
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The Man Who Knew Infinity

A Life of the Genius Ramanujan

First published in 1991



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A biography of the Indian mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan. The book gives a detailed account of his upbringing in India, his mathematical achievements, and his mathematical collaboration with English mathematician G. H. Hardy. The book also reviews the life of Hardy and the academic culture of Cambridge University during the early twentieth century.

The man who knew infinity

a life of the genius, Ramanujan

This edition was published in New York : Toronto : New York.


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 417-423. Includes index.

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Pagination
ix, 438 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 25 cm.
Number of pages
438

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OL21401783M
ISBN 10
0684192594
Library Thing
15098
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1045002

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