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I am a mathematician : the later life of a prodigy : an autobiographical account of the mature years and career of Norbert Wiener and a continuation of the account of his childhood in Ex-prodigy.

Author: Norbert Wiener
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : M.I.T. Press, 1964, ©1956.
Series: M.I.T. paperback series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st M.I.T. Press pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Weiner.; Norbert Wiener; Norbert Wiener
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norbert Wiener
ISBN: 0262730073 9780262730075 0026273007 9780026273008
OCLC Number: 5285053
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 380 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: My start as a mathematician --
The International mathematical congress of 1920 at Strasbourg --
1920-1925 : years of consolidation --
The Period of my travels abroad --
Max Born and quantum theory --
To Europe as a Guggenheim fellow with my bride --
1927-1931 : years of growth and progress --
An Unofficial Cambridge don --
Back home : 1932-1933 --
Voices prophesying war : 1933-1935 --
China and around the world --
The War years : 1940-1945 --
Mexico : 1944 --
Moral problems of a scientist : the atomic bomb, 1942- --
Nancy, cybernetics, Paris, and after : 1946-1952 --
India : 1953 --
Epilogue.
Series Title: M.I.T. paperback series.

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