W Wolfskehl, Wiles, Pythagoras and Diophantus

As well as being unable to solve his maths problem, Wolfskehl was also disappointed in love, so he decided to end his life. Being a methodical man he wrote a suicide note specifying the date and hour that he would commit the act. Within a few hours of the appointed time, he decided to occupy his fin...

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Main Author: Humble, Steve
Format: Book Chapter
Language: English
Place of publication: Routledge 2002
published in: The Experimenter's A-Z of Mathematics pp. 121 - 125
Data of publication: 2002
ISBN: 1853468177
9781853468179
EISBN: 1134139462
1315069555
9781315069555
9781134139460
Discipline: Mathematics
Online Access: available in Bonn?
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