Uncle Petros and Goldbach's Conjecture

Uncle Petros and Goldbach's Conjecture

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Uncle Petros is a family joke, but his young nephew suspects there is more to this ageing recluse, living alone in a suburb of Athens. He discovers Petros was once a celebrated mathematician, foolhardy enough to stake everything on solving a problem that defied proof for nearly three centuries.
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  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 134 x 217 x 18mm | 270g
  • FABER & FABER
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0571202039
  • 9780571202034
  • 2,176,724

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