Simon: The Genius in my Basement download free [PDF and Ebook] by Alexander Masters

Simon: The Genius in my Basement download free [PDF and Ebook] by Alexander Masters year 2012
  • Book name: Simon: The Genius in my Basement
  • Author: Alexander Masters
  • Release date: 2012/2/17
  • Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9780007243396
  • Rating: 9.69 of 10
  • Votes: 62
  • Review by: Leif Hales
  • Review rating: 9.8 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/21
  • Total pages: 368
  • Includes a PDF summary of 29 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: From the author of `Stuart: A Life Backwards'; a warm and witty portrait of a harmless, eccentric, bona fide genius.Alexander Master's landlord, Simon, lives in the basement of their Cambridge house. Between teetering towers of outdated maps and slagheaps of plastic bags, Simon eats endless meals of tinned kippers and plans trips on the Cambridge public transport system.But Simon was one of the greatest mathematical prodigies of the twentieth century. He spends his time between train journeys working on a theoretical puzzle so complex and critical to our understanding of the universe that it is known as the Monster.Poignant and comical, `Simon: The Genius in my Basement' is about the frailty of brilliance and how genius matters very little in the search for happiness.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 16H52M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Biography: Literary, Biography: Science, Technology & Engineering, Mathematics
  • Available formats: WORD, DOC, TCR, PPTX, PDF, TXT, EPUB, BMP. Compressed in CAB, RAR, ZIP, TAR.XZ, AZW4
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 11.35 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x22mm
  • Weight: 260g
  • Printed by: FOURTH ESTATE LTD
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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