Latest Issue of Science News

Reviews & Previews

Duel at Dawn: Heroes, Martyrs, and the Rise of Modern Mathematics by Amir Alexander

Magazine issue: 
Sponsor Message

The Romantic Age zeitgeist profoundly influenced modern mathematicians, a science historian argues.

Harvard Univ. Press, 2010, 320 p., $28.95.

Note: To comment, Science News subscribing members must now establish a separate login relationship with Disqus. Click the Disqus icon below, enter your e-mail and click “forgot password” to reset your password. You may also log into Disqus using Facebook, Twitter or Google.