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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

Label
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
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The life story of Srinivasa Ramanujan, an impoverished Indian clerk, and his collaboration with G.H. Hardy, an English mathematician
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
OClCo
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kanigel, Robert
Dewey number
  • 510/.92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QA29.R3
LC item number
K36 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ramanujan Aiyangar, Srinivasa
  • Hardy, G. H.
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematicians
Label
The man who knew infinity : a life of the genius Ramanujan, Robert Kanigel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1991
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-423) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In the temple's coolness/1887 to 1903 -- Ranging with delight/1903 to 1908 -- The search for patrons/1908 to 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
sky280807882
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Washington Square Press trade paperback edition.
Extent
x, 438 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781476763491
Lccn
90049788
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The man who knew infinity : a life of the genius Ramanujan, Robert Kanigel
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1991
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-423) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In the temple's coolness/1887 to 1903 -- Ranging with delight/1903 to 1908 -- The search for patrons/1908 to 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
sky280807882
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Washington Square Press trade paperback edition.
Extent
x, 438 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781476763491
Lccn
90049788
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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