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A Mathematician Grappling With His Century
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Birkhauser
Publication date March 1, 2001
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9783764360528
ISBN-10 3764360526
Dimensions 1 by 6.50 by 9.25 in.
Weight 2 lbs.
Published in Europe
Original list price $69.95
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: The biography of mathematician Laurent Schwartz in the context of his century. Aims to provide readers with a sense of the import of his work and his achievements, and his extraordinary abilities as a thinker and mathematician. Also documents the scholar's commitment to social causes such as the civil rights movement and the Vietnam war. Softcover.

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Hardcover
from Birkhauser (August 1, 2000)
9780817660529 | details & prices | 490 pages | List price $49.95
About: The biography of mathematician Laurent Schwartz in the context of his century.
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With Leila Schneps (other contributor) | from Birkhauser (March 1, 2001)
9783764360528 | details & prices | 6.50 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 2.05 lbs | List price $69.95
About: The biography of mathematician Laurent Schwartz in the context of his century.

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