Curbside pickup and returns now available at 26 locations. View updated hours of operations here.

Birth of a theorem: a mathematical adventure

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
2015.
Language:
English
Description
"An intimate look inside a mathematician's mind as he wrestles with the theorem that will make his reputation"--
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Copies In LINK+
Loading LINK+ Copies...
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID8a463fde-6886-a5ce-45d8-28930d783b58
Grouping Titlebirth of a theorem a mathematical adventure
Grouping Authorcedric villani
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2021-02-28 03:09:43AM
Last Indexed2021-02-28 04:50:58AM
Novelist Primary ISBNnone

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value0
accelerated_reader_reading_level0
auth_author2DeBevoise, M. B.,
Gondard, Claude,
authorCédric Villani
author2-roleDeBevoise, M. B.,translator.
Gondard, Claude,illustrator.
author_displayVillani, Cédric
available_at_catalogCentral
detailed_location_catalogCentral
display_description"An intimate look inside a mathematician's mind as he wrestles with the theorem that will make his reputation"--
format_catalogBook
eBook
format_category_catalogBooks
eBook
id8a463fde-6886-a5ce-45d8-28930d783b58
isbn9780374710231
9780865477674
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ils:.b2363943x.i7197457xCentral510.92 V716 20151falsefalseOn Shelfcenag
overdrive:0a0cf157-b096-4120-b50b-8acec9d36cb7-2Online OverDrive CollectionOnline OverDriveeBookeBook1falsetrueOverDriveAdobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive ReadAvailable Online
itype_catalogAdult Book Non-Fiction
last_indexed2021-02-28T12:50:58.205Z
lexile_score-1
literary_formNon Fiction
literary_form_fullNon Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog510.92 V716 2015
owning_library_catalogSacramento Public Library
owning_location_catalogCentral
primary_isbn9780865477674
publishDate2015
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical DescriptionAbridged
ils:.b2363943xBookBooksFirst American edition.EnglishFarrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015.260 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
overdrive:0a0cf157-b096-4120-b50b-8acec9d36cb7eBookeBookEnglishFarrar, Straus and Giroux2015
recordtypegrouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b2363943x.i7197457xOn ShelfOn Shelffalsetruetruefalsefalsetrue0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
overdrive:0a0cf157-b096-4120-b50b-8acec9d36cb7-2Available OnlineAvailable Onlinefalsetruetruefalsefalsefalse
subject_facetAutobiographies
Mathematicians -- France -- Biography
Villani, Cédric, -- 1973-
title_displayBirth of a theorem : a mathematical adventure
title_fullBirth of a Theorem A Mathematical Adventure
Birth of a theorem : a mathematical adventure / Cédric Villani ; translated from the French by Malcolm DeBevoise ; illustrations by Claude Gondard
title_shortBirth of a theorem
title_suba mathematical adventure
topic_facetBiography & Autobiography
History
Mathematicians
Mathematics
Nonfiction
Villani, Cédric