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Bestselling author and physicist Stephen Hawking explores the masterpieces of mathematics,landmarks spanning , years and representing the work ofmathematicians, including Augustin Cauchy, Bernard Riemann, and Alan Turing This extensive anthology allows readers to peer into the mind of genius by providing them with excerpts from the original mathematical proofs and results It also helps them understand the progression of mathematical thought, and the very foundations of our present day technologies Each chapter begins with a biography of the featured mathematician, clearly explaining the significance of the result, followed by the full proof of the work, reproduced from the original publication