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Derbyshire, John

Overview
Works: 18 works in 111 publications in 9 languages and 6,586 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QA246, 512.73
Publication Timeline
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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 )

50 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

27 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,240 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 350 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 319 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 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zhi shu mo li by John Derbyshire( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<> by John Derbyshire( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in Chinese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu fen wei su shu ding li he li man jia she liang bu fen,Nei rong bao kuo:zhi pai you xi;Kuo zhan ding yi yu;Yi ge zheng ming he yi ge zhuan zhe dian;Zi bian liang ma yi he han shu zhi ma yi;Li man suan zi ji qi ta yan jiu suan tu jing deng
Daisū ni hikareta sūgakushatachi by John Derbyshire( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 3 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

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

Understanding China and the Chinese by John Derbyshire( Book )

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

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

From the dissident right by John Derbyshire( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

From the dissident right II : essays 2013 by John Derbyshire( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 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

Dai shu de li shi : Ren lei dui wei zhi liang de bu she zhui zong = Unknown quantity by John Derbyshire( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ben shu jie shao le dai shu fa zhan li shi,Zuo zhe yi qing song hui xie de bi chu jiang dai shu ji qian nian lai de zhong da shi jian he zhong yao ren wu zhan xian chu lai,Rang du zhe cong yi ge ce mian dui zheng ge shu xue de fa zhan you zong ti de ren shi
 
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Prime obsession : Bernhard Riemann and the greatest unsolved problem in mathematics
Alternative Names
Derbyshire, John.

John Derbyshire britischer Schriftsteller und Journalist

John Derbyshire Brits auteur

Дербишир, Джон

더비셔, 존

ジョン・ダービーシャー

ダービーシャー, ジョン

Languages
English (80)

Italian (10)

Chinese (8)

Japanese (4)

French (3)

Polish (2)

German (1)

Dutch (1)

Czech (1)

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