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God created the integers : the mathematical breakthroughs that changed history

Author: Stephen Hawking
Publisher: Philadelphia : Running Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : New edView all editions and formats
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Bestselling author and physicist Hawking explores the "masterpieces" of mathematics, 25 landmarks spanning 2,500 years and representing the work of 15 mathematicians, including Augustin Cauchy, Bernard Riemann, and Alan Turing.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
God created the integers.
Philadelphia : Running Press, ©2007
(DLC) 2007920542
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Hawking
ISBN: 9780762432721 0762432721
OCLC Number: 797840221
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 1358 pages :) : illustrations, portraits
Contents: Euclid (c.325 BC-265 BC) --
Archimedes (287 BC-212 BC) --
Diophantus (third century AD) --
René Descartes (1596-1650) --
Isaac Newton (1642-1727) --
Leonhard Euler (1707-1783) --
Pierre Simon de Laplace (1749-1827) --
Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier (1768-1830) --
Carl Friedrich Gauss (1777-1855) --
Augustin-Louis Cauchy (1789-1857) --
Augustin-Louis Cauchy (1789-1857) --
János Bolyai (1802-1860) --
Évariste Galois (1811-1832) --
George Boole (1815-1864) --
George Friedrich Bernhard Riemann (1826-1866) --
Karl Weierstrass (1815-1897) --
Richard Julius Wilhelm Dedekind (1831-1916) --
Georg Cantor (1845-1918) --
Henri Lebesgue (1875-1941) --
Kurt Gödel (1906-1978) --
Alan Mathison Turing (1912-1954).
Responsibility: edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking.
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