Georg Cantor: His Mathematics and Philosophy of the Infinite

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Author: Joseph W. Dauben
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Pages: 414
Language: english
Year: 1990
ISBN 10: 0691024472
ISBN 13: 9780691024479
Series: Unknown
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

This is the definitive book about George Cantor, the brilliant mathematician whose work includes the groundbreaking development of both set theory and transfinite numbers. Interestingly, the author's preface says this is not a biography of Cantor, though it does include personal...