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Abraham Robinson:
The Creation of Nonstandard Analysis, A Personal and Mathematical Odyssey
Joseph Warren Dauben
With a foreword by Benoit B. Mandelbrot

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Foreword
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1Family and Childhood: Germany 1918-19333
Ch. 2Life in Palestine: 1933-193933
Ch. 3Robinson in Paris: January-June 194059
Ch. 4Robinson and the War: London 1940-194691
Ch. 5Robinson after the War: London 1946-1951131
Ch. 6The University of Toronto: 1951-1957185
Ch. 7The Hebrew University: Jerusalem 1957-1962243
Ch. 8UCLA and Nonstandard Analysis: 1962-1967305
Ch. 9Robinson Joins the Ivy League: Yale University 1967-1974403
Epilogue. Abraham Robinson: The Man and His Mathematics491
Bibliography495
Index537

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