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The Resource The man who knew infinity : a life of the genius, Ramanujan, Robert Kanigel

The man who knew infinity : a life of the genius, Ramanujan, Robert Kanigel

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The man who knew infinity : a life of the genius, Ramanujan
Title
The man who knew infinity
Title remainder
a life of the genius, Ramanujan
Statement of responsibility
Robert Kanigel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of one of the most innovative mathematicians of all time traces the rise of Srinivasa Ramanujan from his days as a clerk to his collaboration with one of England's greatest mathematicians
Biography type
individual biography
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205571
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kanigel, Robert
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Ramanujan Aiyangar, Srinivasa
  • Ramanujan Aiyangar, Srinivasa
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
Target audience
adult
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a life of the genius, Ramanujan
Label
The man who knew infinity : a life of the genius, Ramanujan, Robert Kanigel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-423) and index
Contents
In the temple's coolness/1887 to 1903 -- Ranging with delight/1903-1908 -- The search for patrons/1908-1913 -- Hardy/G. H. Hardy to 1913 -- "I beg to introduce myself..."/1913 to 1914 -- Ramanujan's spring/1914 to 1916 -- The English chill/1916 to 1918 -- "In somewhat indifferent health"/from 1918
Control code
ocm22509696
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 438 p.
Isbn
9780684192598
Lccn
90049788
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)22509696
Label
The man who knew infinity : a life of the genius, Ramanujan, Robert Kanigel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-423) and index
Contents
In the temple's coolness/1887 to 1903 -- Ranging with delight/1903-1908 -- The search for patrons/1908-1913 -- Hardy/G. H. Hardy to 1913 -- "I beg to introduce myself..."/1913 to 1914 -- Ramanujan's spring/1914 to 1916 -- The English chill/1916 to 1918 -- "In somewhat indifferent health"/from 1918
Control code
ocm22509696
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 438 p.
Isbn
9780684192598
Lccn
90049788
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)22509696

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