The book was a 2011 winner of the Euler Book Prize of the Mathematical Association of America, given annually to "an outstanding book about mathematics".The book concentrates primarily on modern pure mathematics rather than applied mathematics, although it does also cover both applications of mathematics and the mathematics that relates to those applications; it provides a broad overview of the significant ideas and developments in research mathematics.
For the comic spirit has a logic of its own, even in its wildest eccentricities. It dreams, I admit, but it conjures up, in its dreams, visions that are at once accepted and understood by the whole of a social group.
Despite its length, the range of topics included is selective rather than comprehensive: some important established topics such as diophantine approximation are omitted, transcendental number theory, differential geometry, and cohomology get short shrift, and the most recent frontiers of research are also generally not included.
Burgess, Clifford Cocks, Ingrid Daubechies, Persi Diaconis, Jordan Ellenberg, Oded Goldreich, Andrew Granville, Jeremy Gray, Frank Kelly, Sergiu Klainerman, Jon Kleinberg, János Kollár, Peter Lax, Dusa Mc Duff, Barry Mazur, Carl Pomerance, Eleanor Robson, Peter Sarnak, Madhu Sudan, Clifford Taubes, and Avi Wigderson.
All the small- big quotes will make you feel like they are written for you, like you always feel something like this.
Short and sweet book - basically collection of quotes by some esteemed authors and Ruskin Bond himself. A Little Book of Love and Companionship by Ruskin Bond has some of the most amazing quotes and verses about not just the romantic love but also about myriad connotations of love.