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Author Krantz, Steven G. (Steven George), 1951-

Title Mathematical apocrypha : stories and anecdotes of mathematicians and the mathematical / Steven G. Krantz.

Imprint [Washington, D.C.] : Mathematical Association of America, c2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  510 K863m 2002    ---  Available
Description xiii, 214 p. : ports. ; 23 cm.
Series MAA spectrum
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-208) and index.
Contents Great foolishness -- Great affrontery -- Great ideas -- Great failures -- Great pranks -- Great people.
Subject Mathematics -- Anecdotes.
Mathematicians -- Anecdotes.
ISBN 0883855399 (pbk.)

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