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John von Neumann : selected letters

Author: John Von Neumann; Miklos Redei
Publisher: Providence : AMS ; London : London Mathematical Society, ©2005.
Series: History of mathematics, 27
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

John von Neumann contributed to various branches of mathematics, he created fresh fields and was a pioneering influence in the development of computer science. This book presents a collection of von  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Von Neumann; Miklos Redei
ISBN: 0821837761 9780821837764
OCLC Number: 875361360
Description: XXV, 301 p. ; 27 cm.
Contents: Introductory comments Letter to N. Aronszajn Letters to F. Aydelotte Letter to E.F. Beckenbach Letter to H. Bethe Letters to G. Birkhoff Letter to W.J.E. Blaschke Letter to R.S. Burington Letters to V. Bush Letter to R. Carnap Letter to W. Cattell Letter to T.M. Cherry Letter to H. Cirker Letter to H. Crocker Letter to M.R. Davie Letter to W.E. Deming Letter to J.L. Destouches Letter to P.A.M. Dirac Letters to J. Dixmier Letter to P.A. Dodd Letter to W.M. DuMond Letter to R.E. Duncan Letter to editor of Evening Star Letter to R. Farquharson Letter to A. Flexner Letter to R.O. Fornaguera Letter to N.H. Goldsmith Letter to W.H. Gottschalk (and Hans Rademacher) Letters to K. Godel Letter to G. Haberler Letters to I. Halperin Letter to G.B. Harrison Letter to M. de Horvath Letter to A.S. Householder Letters to C.C. Hurd Letter to K. Husimi Letters to P. Jordan Letters to I. Kaplansky Letter to C.E. Kemble Letter to J.R. Killian Letters to H.D. Kloosterman Letter to H. Kuhn Letter to J. Lederberg Letter to W.E. Lingelbach Letter to S. MacLane Letter to J.C.C. McKinsey Letter to M.M. Mitchell Letter to T.V. Moore Letter to O. Morgenstern Letters to M. Morse Letter to E. Nagel Letter to J.R. Oppenheimer Letters to R. Ortvay Letter to W. Overbeck Letter to H.H. Rankin Letter to H.P. Robertson Letter to E. Schrodinger Letter to E. Segre Letters to F.B. Silsbee Letter to L. Spitzer Letters to M. Stone Letters to L.L. Strauss Letter to J. Stroux Letter to T. Tannaka Letter to E. Teller Letters to L.B. Tuckerman Letters to S. Ulam Letter to E.R. van Kampen Letters to O. Veblen Letters to N. Wiener Letter to H. Wold Notes on addresses of von Neumann's letters Bibliography.
Series Title: History of mathematics, 27
Responsibility: John von Neumann ; Miklos Redei editor.


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