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    Walter Rudin (1921-2010)

    Walter Rudin, the author of, according to a former lecturer of mine, `The Greatest Book in the World', died on Thursday (20th May).

    I thought some people might be interested - everyone seems to have read at least one of his books!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Swlabr View Post
    Walter Rudin, the author of, according to a former lecturer of mine, `The Greatest Book in the World', died on Thursday (20th May).

    I thought some people might be interested - everyone seems to have read at least one of his books!
    It's been a bad week, Martin Gardner went on Saturday

    CB
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    Quote Originally Posted by CaptainBlack View Post
    It's been a bad week, Martin Gardner went on Saturday

    CB
    On the other hand, the person who will solve the Riemann Hypothesis was born this week ....
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