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Perfect Rigor by Masha Gessen
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Dec 27, 2010

bookshelves: memoir, non-fiction, mathematics, to-buy, ebook, currently-reading

"Unique burden of genius" was in the description of this book. Gosh, how apt.

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12/27/2010 page 8
3.0% "I had no idea that there was so much going on behind the Iron Curtain, especially in the field of mathematics!"

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Adam I was very surprised about how USSR treated mathematics during this time. That was one of the more engrossing parts of this book.

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♥Xeni♥ Ah, I'm still stuck at the 3%. Having laptop and iPhone syncing issues. Bur I'll be looking forward to learning what you're alluding to!

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