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Fermat's last theorem : the story of a riddle that confused the world's greatest minds for 358 years

Author: Simon Singh
Publisher: London : Fourth Estate, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of a puzzle that every child can understand but has baffled mathematicians for 300 years. Aged ten, Andrew Wiles stumbled across the puzzle, leading to a lifelong obsession with solving  Read more...

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Named Person: Andrew Wiles; Andrew Wiles
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Singh
ISBN: 1857025210 9781857025217
OCLC Number: 613878139
Awards: Short-listed for Rhone Poulenc General Prize for Science Books 1998
Description: xxii, 362 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Simon Singh.

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