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The Music of the Primes

The Music of the Primes

Inthe tradition of Fermat’s Enigma and Pi, Marcus du Sautoy tells the illuminating, authoritative, and engagingstory of Bernhard Reimann and the ongoing quest tocapture the holy grail of mathematics—the formula to predict prime numbers.

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Gödel, Escher, Bach

A metaphorical fugue on minds and machines in the spirit of Lewis Carroll

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The Man Who Knew Infinity: A Life of the Genius Ramanujan

The Man Who Knew Infinity

A book that inspired a movie of the same title. Don't get scared of mathematical formulas, the author explains in the easiest ways some of the theories Ramanujan was working on.