A Mathematician Grappling with His Century pdf epub fb2

A Mathematician Grappling with His Century by Laurent Schwartz pdf epub fb2

A Mathematician Grappling with His Century Author: Laurent Schwartz
Title: A Mathematician Grappling with His Century
ISBN: 3764360526
ISBN13: 978-3764360528
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Pages: 490 pages
Publisher: Birkhäuser; 2001 edition (March 23, 2001)
Language: English
Category: Biographies & Memoris
Size PDF version: 1325 kb
Size EPUB version: 1654 kb
Subcategory: Professionals & Academics




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.