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Schechter, Bruce

Overview
Works: 12 works in 49 publications in 7 languages and 1,949 library holdings
Genres: Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QA29.E68, 510.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bruce Schechter
My brain is open : the mathematical journeys of Paul Erdős by Bruce Schechter( Book )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physicist and science writer Bruce Schechter's biography of legendary Hungarian mathematician Paul Erdös is an engaging portrait, warm and intimate, bringing this strange, happy man to life. Here, we get to see Erdös's brief childhood transform quickly into a carefree adolescence of solving difficult math problems with his circle of brilliant friends -- uniquely encouraged by a country that valued the contributions of mathematics in a way that has never been equaled. Fleeing the Holocaust, Erdös never settled down, instead traveling from place to place, showing up on the doorsteps of other mathematicians with his few possessions and an open mind. During his career, Erdös published more papers than any other mathematician in history. Most of the papers were collaborations
The path of no resistance : the story of the revolution in superconductivity by Bruce Schechter( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mein Geist ist offen : die mathematischen Reisen des Paul Erdös by Bruce Schechter( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wo de da nao chang kai le : tian cai shu xue jia Baoluo Aiduoshi chuan qi by Bruce Schechter( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in Chinese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Path of no resistance by Bruce Schechter( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wo de da nao chang kai le : shu xue guai cai Aiduoshi by Bruce Schechter( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bu zhi yi dian feng kuang : tian cai shu xue jia ai di xu chuan qi by Xie te( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Chinese and Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agyam nyitva áll! : Erdős Pál matematikai utazásai by Bruce Schechter( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in Hungarian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bez oporu : nadprzewodniki wysokotemperaturowe znajdują praktyczne zastosowania : tł. z ang. by Bruce Schechter( )

1 edition published in 2000 in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Miroslav Holub : a man for two cultures by Bruce Schechter( )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Article discusses the life and work of the immunologist and poet Miroslav Holub, written during his time spent as a writer in residence at Oberlin College, spring semester, 1982
Tables describing the asset and vehicle holdings of low - income households in 2002 : final report by Carole Trippe( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

<> by Bruce Schechter( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in Korean and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The path of no resistance : the story of the revolution in superconductivity
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The path of no resistance : the story of the revolution in superconductivity
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シェクター, ブルース

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