Duel at Dawn
Heroes, Martyrs, and the Rise of Modern MathematicsBook - 2010
Arguing that not even the purest mathematics can be separated from its cultural background, Alexander shows how popular stories about mathematicians are really morality tales about their craft as it relates to the world.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2010.
Branch Call Number: 510. 9 ALE
Characteristics: 307 p.: ill.