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Fermat's enigma : the quest to solve the world's greatest mathematical problem

Author: Simon Singh
Publisher: Toronto : Viking, 1997.
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Named Person: Andrew Wiles; Andrew Wiles; Andrew Wiles
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Singh
ISBN: 0670877565 9780670877560
OCLC Number: 36691059
Description: xviii, 315 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents: "I think I'll stop here" --
The riddler --
A mathematical disgrace --
Into abstraction --
Proof by contradiction --
The secret calculation --
A slight problem --
Epilogue: Grand unified mathematics.
Responsibility: Simon Singh ; foreword by John Lynch.

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