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A mathematician's apology

Author: G H Hardy; C P Snow
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Series: Canto classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Canto edView all editions and formats
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G. H. Hardy was one of this century's finest mathematical thinkers, renowned among his contemporaries as a 'real mathematician ... the purest of the pure'. This is a unique account of the fascination  Read more...

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Named Person: G H Hardy; G H Hardy; G H Hardy
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G H Hardy; C P Snow
ISBN: 9781107604636 110760463X
OCLC Number: 794295712
Notes: This ed. originally published: 1992.
Description: 153 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Foreword C. P. Snow; Preface; A Mathematician's Apology: chapters 1-29; Note.
Series Title: Canto classics.
Responsibility: by G.H. Hardy ; with a foreword by C.P. Snow.

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'A classic tale of retrospection considering wider, powerful themes in mathematics.' Mathematics Today 'Hardy provides an amazing insight into the mind of the mathematician.' Marcus du Sautoy, The Read more...

 
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