The Man Who Knew Infinity


In 1913, a young unschooled Indian clerk wrote a letter to G H Hardy, begging the pre-eminent English mathematician's opinion on several ideas he had about numbers. Realising the letter was the work of a genius, Hardy arranged for Srinivasa Ramanujan to come to England. Thus began one of the most improbable and productive collaborations ever chronicled. With a passion for rich and evocative detail, Robert Kanigel takes us from the temples and slums of Madras to the courts and chapels of Cambridge University, where the ...

The Man Who Knew Infinity 2016, Abacus, London

ISBN-13: 9780349142401

Film tie-in edition

Mass-market paperback

Man Who Knew Infinity 1992, Washington Square Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780671750619

Trade paperback

The Man Who Knew Infinity 1991, Scribner Book Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780684192598


The Man Who Knew Infinity 1991, Little, Brown, London

ISBN-13: 9780356203300