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The Man Who Knew Infinity (English)

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Specifications of The Man Who Knew Infinity (English) (Paperback)

Book Details
Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
ISBN-10 0349104522
Edition New edition
Imprint Abacus
Number of Pages 448 Pages
Publication Year 1992
Language English
ISBN-13 9780349104522
Binding Paperback
Dimensions
Weight 29.0 Millimeters
Height 360 Inches (US)
Width 5 Inches (US)
Depth 29 inch
Contributors
Author Robert Kanigel
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Krishna Kumar Deep

Dec 25, 2014

The best source on Ramanujan's life

Not used this edition as mine is from different publisher & I purchased offline.
If you are looking for a exhaustive source on Ramanujan's life then this is the best reference you can get. From his childhood to death everything is explained in detail. There are some rare pics too (not sure abou…
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rakhi mishra

Oct 30, 2014

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quality of printing sucks

the book which i got has terrible paper quality and printing.
about book's content: seemed a bit over stretched.Descriptions are very lengthy but has definetly most accurate knowledge about genius of Ramanujan.Math portion is very easily explained.
for printing : two stars
for book : fou…
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Pranay

Sep 27, 2014

Lotus in mud

Lotus in mud is all that comes to my mind when I think about Ramanujan.

No need to tell his story here, but Robert Kanigel's has done an amazing work of introducing the world to the man behind the genius mind. The book is not only a narrative but clearly portraits the man with his genius, …
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★★★★★
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Apratim Mukherjee

Sep 26, 2014

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The man who knew infinity

Just read this book, an excellent one.
Shows how the relationship grew between a mathematical talent G.H.Hardy and the genius Ramanujan.
It's a must read for all Maths lovers.


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Krutik Arekar

Apr 24, 2014

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A biography worth your time

Absolutely a very good book. The only complain is about the product, Little, Brown books seem to be very poorly made for India- I ended up pasting 2 halves of the book. Get the Random House paper back instead. Fascinating content though.

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Sunil

Dec 29, 2011

Captivating

Excellent read & a well researched book. The genius of Ramanujan is perplexing. A bit sad that he had to die so young. Can't imagine what he'd have done living a few more years in good health. A must read for any math fan - strongly recommended!
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Bishal Banerjee

Mar 11, 2014

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Awesome book but poor page quality !!

Nothing to be commented on the story . But what a poor page quality at this level of high price!!! disappointed!
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Sankar%20Prasad Das

Dec 20, 2013

About the quality of the production

This review is NOT about the contents of this book - of course that is of very
high quality. But the item is miserbale in production quality. Very bad quality pages and
equally bad printing. I think for Rs. 395/- it was really being fooled by hachette India
who are publishing it specially for Indian readers.
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Aaditya Majalee

Apr 27, 2012

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Bad book quality

I have bought quite a number of books on flipkart. but this is the first book whose quality of paper, printing is very bad. it is printed by some delhi/noida company. after paying 400 odd rupees, it is surprising to get such a bad quality. i think the foreign edition of the book selling for 900 odd rupees would be better. do not buy this book, buy the foreign edition.
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L%20Jayaram Haravu

Apr 17, 2012

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The Man who knew Infinity by Robert Kanigel

Most of us have heard of the Mathematical genius, Ramanuajam, and how G H Hardy, a British Mathematician facilitated his visit to England. We are also aware of the amazing insights of Ramanujam and how he and Hardy worked together to bring these insights into wider knowledge. However, the book by Kanigel traces the history of Ramanujam and his ordinary background from a small town in south India in such great detail and with such a human touch that the book is worth every minute spent in reading it. The author has given a lot of importance also to the mathematical elements of Ramanujam's great
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Rushil Nagda

Feb 17, 2012

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Amazing, moving.

It is sad that the best biography about an Indian mathematician had to be written by a foreigner. The book gives you a fascinating insight into Srinivasan Ramanujan's life. Interested in mathematics from early on, Ramanujan overcame all barriers, including a complete lack of formal mathematical training, to become one of the greatest mathematicians of the 20th century. The book explores Ramanujan's mind which worked very differently from an average 'great' mathematician. Focused on intuitive reasoning rather than rigorous proof, Ramanujan was often disregarded, only to be discovered later by C
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Krishna Kumar Deep

Dec 25, 2014

The best source on Ramanujan's life

Not used this edition as mine is from different publisher & I purchased offline.
If you are looking for a exhaustive source on Ramanujan's life then this is the best reference you can get. From his childhood to death everything is explained in detail. There are some rare pics too (not sure about in this version )which are plus point.
★★★★★
★★★★★

rakhi mishra

Oct 30, 2014

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quality of printing sucks

the book which i got has terrible paper quality and printing.
about book's content: seemed a bit over stretched.Descriptions are very lengthy but has definetly most accurate knowledge about genius of Ramanujan.Math portion is very easily explained.
for printing : two stars
for book : four stars

★★★★★
★★★★★

Pranay

Sep 27, 2014

Lotus in mud

Lotus in mud is all that comes to my mind when I think about Ramanujan.

No need to tell his story here, but Robert Kanigel's has done an amazing work of introducing the world to the man behind the genius mind. The book is not only a narrative but clearly portraits the man with his genius, his flaws and most importantly his beliefs. I have read some other biography of Ramanujan but this definitely is the best researched, best collated and most authoritative biography.

I have placed this book with my other prized-possessions and it stands out because of its quality. Such a good book do deserv
★★★★★
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Apratim Mukherjee

Sep 26, 2014

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The man who knew infinity

Just read this book, an excellent one.
Shows how the relationship grew between a mathematical talent G.H.Hardy and the genius Ramanujan.
It's a must read for all Maths lovers.


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