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Author Rockmore, Daniel N. (Daniel Nahum)

Title Stalking the Riemann hypothesis : the quest to find the hidden law of prime numbers / Dan Rockmore.

Publication Info. New York : Pantheon Books, [2005]


Location Call No. Status
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  512.7 ROCKMORE    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  512.723 ROCKMORE    Check Shelf
 Southington Library - Adult  512.723 ROC    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  512.72 RO    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description x, 292 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [277]-278) and index.
Contents Prologue - it all begins with zero -- The god-given natural numbers -- The shape of the primes -- Primal cartographers -- Shoulders to stand upon -- Riemann and his "very likely" hypothesis -- A Dutch red herring -- A prime number theorem, after all--and more -- Good, but not good enough -- First steps -- A chance meeting of two minds -- God created the natural numbers-- but, in a billiard hall? -- Making order out of (quantum) chaos -- God may not play dice, but what about cards? -- The millennium meeting.
Subject Riemann, Bernhard, 1826-1866.
Numbers, Prime.
Number theory.
Geometry, Riemannian.
ISBN 037542136X
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