The Man who Knew Infinity: A Life of the Genius, Ramanujan

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C. Scribner's, 1991 - Biography & Autobiography - 438 pages
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A biography of one of the most innovative mathematicians of all time traces the rise of Srinivasa Ramanujan from his days as a clerk to his collaboration with one of England's greatest mathematicians

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Well researched and well written. - Goodreads
Well written and researched. - Goodreads
Ramanujan - "Supernatural insight... - Goodreads
Extremely well researched, very well written. - Goodreads
Excellent read & a well researched book. - Flipkart
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User Review  - Shrikant Giridhar - Goodreads

Well written and researched. For the most part, The Man Who Knew Infinity manages to escape the glorified descriptions and hyperbole that a character like Ramanujan usually seems to invite and ... Read full review

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Like most of my countrymen, I had heard about the genius of Ramanujan, his humble beginnings and his subsequent discovery by the English mathematician, GH Hardy. I wanted to know more about Ramanujan ... Read full review

Contents

OneIN THE TEMPLES COOLNESS1887 to 1903
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Sarangapani Sannidhi Street
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A Brahmin Boyhood
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Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Robert Kanigel teaches at MIT and lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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