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Mathematicians under the Nazis

By: Segal, Sanford L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2271075

ISBN: 069100451X

Condition: Good


First edition. Jacket reverse and endpapers soiled, sticker on front jacket corner. 2003 Hard Cover. xxii, [2], 530, [2] pp. 8vo. Contrary to popular belief--and despite the expulsion, emigration, or death of many German mathematicians--substantial mathematics was produced in Germany during 1933-1945. In this landmark social history of the mathematics community in Nazi Germany, Sanford Segal examines how the Nazi years affected the personal and academic lives of those German mathematicians who continued to work in Germany. The effects of the Nazi regime on the lives of mathematicians ranged fr... View more info