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Derbyshire, John

Overview
Works: 18 works in 99 publications in 9 languages and 6,647 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QA246, 512.73
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Most widely held works by John Derbyshire
Prime obsession : Bernhard Riemann and the greatest unsolved problem in mathematics by John Derbyshire( Book )

42 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Unknown quantity : a real and imaginary history of algebra by John Derbyshire( Book )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles algebra's history from the days of Abraham to the work of nineteenth-century mathematicians Niels Henrik Abel and Évariste Galois and through the twentieth century, examining the math and showing that the development of algebra was the development of a new way of thinking
We are doomed : reclaiming conservative pessimism by John Derbyshire( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't be seduced by all this nonsense about "the politics of hope": skepticism, pessimism, and suspicion of happy talk are the true characteristics of an authentically conservative temperament
Seeing Calvin Coolidge in a dream by John Derbyshire( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wife's scheme to win her wayward husband. He is Chai, a New York banker, who discovers that the love of his youth from China is in Boston with her husband and their son. The son looks Chai's very image, and inflamed by the implications Chai becomes determined to revive the affair. At that Ding, his wife, hatches an unusual defensive strategy which involves a former U.S. president
Mental & physical fitness for sailing by Alan Beggs( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and Dutch and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'ossessione dei numeri primi : Bernhard Riemann e il principale problema irrisolto della matematica by John Derbyshire( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fit fürs Segeln : mentales und körperliches Training by Alan Beggs( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ignote quantità : storia reale e immaginaria dell'algebra by John Derbyshire( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<> by John Derbyshire( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daisū ni hikareta sūgakushatachi by John Derbyshire( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sosū ni tsukareta hitotachi : Rīman yosō eno chōsen( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zhi shu mo li by De bi xia er( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Night shift by John Derbyshire( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding China and the Chinese by John Derbyshire( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our Old Boys Page, OAC Review, v.16, no.1, Oct.1903, p.37-40, Opera House by OAC Review Index (University of Guelph)( )

1 edition published in 1903 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Obsesja liczb pierwszych : [ Bernhard Riemann i największy nierozwiązany problem w matematyce] by John Derbyshire( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

From the dissident right by John Derbyshire( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Flute, Jacques, Haste, Holmes, Derbyshire, Drummond by Artists' International Association( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Prime obsession : Bernhard Riemann and the greatest unsolved problem in mathematics
Alternative Names
John Derbyshire britischer Schriftsteller und Journalist

Дербишир, Джон

ジョン・ダービーシャー

ダービーシャー, ジョン

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Unknown quantity : a real and imaginary history of algebraWe are doomed : reclaiming conservative pessimismSeeing Calvin Coolidge in a dreamMental & physical fitness for sailing