Duel at dawn : heroes, martyrs, and the rise of modern mathematics /
In this strikingly original book that takes readers from Paris to St. Petersburg, Norway to Transylvania, Alexander introduces those national heroes and outcasts, innocents, swindlers, and martyrs who were also the uncommonly gifted creators of modern mathematics.
|Published:||Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2010.|
|Series:||New histories of science, technology, and medicine.
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