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Letters from an Indian clerk

Author: Christopher SykesGregory HarrisKarl SabbaghIndependent Communications Associates.Channel Four (Great Britain)All authors
Publisher: [United States] : Independent Communications Associates Production for Channel 4 in association with WGBH/Boston ; Dorset, England : Moving Picture Archive Ltd. [distributor, ©1987?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
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Tells the story of the brilliant Indian mathematical genius Srinivasa Ramanujan and of his brief association and correspondence in England with the English mathematicians G.H. Hardy and J.E. Littlewood. His full potential was never realized because of his tragic death from illness in India at age 32.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Srinivasa Ramanujan Aiyangar; G H Hardy; G H Hardy; Srinivasa Ramanujan Aiyangar
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Sykes; Gregory Harris; Karl Sabbagh; Independent Communications Associates.; Channel Four (Great Britain); WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
OCLC Number: 47017489
Credits: Film editor, Gregory Harris ; executive producer, Karl Sabbagh.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 60 min.) : sd., col. with b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: produced & directed by Christopher Sykes.

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Tells the story of the brilliant Indian mathematical genius Srinivasa Ramanujan and of his brief association and correspondence in England with the English mathematicians G.H. Hardy and J.E. Littlewood. His full potential was never realized because of his tragic death from illness in India at age 32.

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