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    Louis Joel Mordell's time in London

    Fairbairn, Ben (2017) Louis Joel Mordell's time in London. BSHM Bulletin: Journal of the British Society for the History of Mathematics 32 (2), pp. 160-169. ISSN 1749-8430.

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    Abstract

    The celebrated number theorist Louis Joel Mordell spent around two and a half decades working in Manchester and for most of the rest of his career he was based in St John's College, Cambridge. There was, however, a brief period when he was based in London. The standard biographies of Mordell's life by and largely tend to overlook this period almost to the point of being deceptive about it. In this paper we will address this imbalance by discussing this chapter in Mordell's life in more detail.

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    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis, available online at the link above.
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Business, Economics & Informatics > Economics, Mathematics and Statistics
    Depositing User: Ben Fairbairn
    Date Deposited: 28 Nov 2016 12:00
    Last Modified: 09 Nov 2017 01:10
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/15672

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