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John Von Neumann and Norbert Wiener: From Mathematics to the Technologies of Life and Death (Biography)

Heims, Steve J.

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ISBN 10: 026258056X / ISBN 13: 9780262580564
Published by MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 1982
Used Condition: Very Good Soft cover
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lg 8 vo, 547 pp inc Index. dark blue wraps with b/w photos on front cover, text in white. This is the First Paperback printing, May, 1982, stated. Condition: Binding square, spine not creased, Covers rubbed, edges bumped and rubbed. All wear I suspect is shelf wear. Interior Fine, appears unread. No marks, names, corners turned down, or notes. Bookseller Inventory # 1501201

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Title: John Von Neumann and Norbert Wiener: From ...

Publisher: MIT Press, Cambridge, MA

Publication Date: 1982

Binding: Soft cover

Illustrator: Tables, graphs, illustrations, photographs, notes, index.

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: First Edition, Thus

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John von Neumann and Norbert Wiener were mathematician-scientists, both child prodigies born near the turn of the century. As young men each made profound contributions to abstract mathematics.

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Steve J. Heims, once a research physicist, has devoted his attention to the history of twentieth century science for the past two decades.

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