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Henri Poincaré : a biography through the daily papers

Author: Jean-Marc Ginoux; Christian Gerini
Publisher: Singapore ; Hackensack, NJ ; London : World Scientific Publishing Co., [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographie
Biography
Named Person: Henri Poincaré; Henri Poincaré; Henri Poincaré
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Marc Ginoux; Christian Gerini
ISBN: 9789814556613 9814556610
OCLC Number: 861207495
Notes: Translation of: Henri Poincaré : une biographie au(x) quotidien(s), Ellipses, 2012. (from page x).
Description: xxii, 238 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The early years. The Poincaré family --
Childhood and studies --
Inspector of mines in Vesoul --
The professor and the savant. From the University of Caen to the Sorbonne --
From the Sorbonne to the Académie --
The prize of King Oscar II of Sweden and Norway --
The universal thinker and the public figure. French geodesy and the fight over the meridian --
The controversy over the rotation of the earth --
The philosophical work and its impact --
The committed man. The Dreyfus affair --
The role model : the immortal --
Last commitments, last works --
To conclude : the poet of mathematics.
Other Titles: Henri Poincaré
Responsibility: Jean-Marc Ginoux, Christian Gerini.

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