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The apprenticeship of a mathematician

Author: André Weil
Publisher: Basel ; Boston : Birkhäuser Verlag, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A testimony of a period of the history of 20th century mathematics. It includes recollections on the author's participation in the formation of the Bourbaki Group, tells of his meetings and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Autobiographie
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Weil, André, 1906-1998.
Apprenticeship of a mathematician.
Basel ; Boston : Birkhäuser Verlag, 1992
(OCoLC)622240574
Named Person: André Weil; Weil; André Weil
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: André Weil
ISBN: 3764326506 9783764326500 0817626506 9780817626501
OCLC Number: 24791768
Language Note: Translation of: Souvenirs d'apprentissage.
Notes: Translation of: Souvenirs d'apprentissage.
Includes index.
Description: 197 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: I Growing Up.- II At the Ecole Normale.- III First Journeys, First Writings.- IV India.- V Strasbourg and Bourbaki.- VI The War and I: A Comic Opera in Six Acts.- Prelude.- Finnish Fugue.- Arctic Intermezzo.- Under Lock and Key.- Serving the Colors.- A Farewell to Arms.- VII The Americas; Epilogue.- Index of Names.
Other Titles: Souvenirs d'apprentissage.
Responsibility: André Weil ; translated from the French by Jennifer Gage.
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