Volume 22 2009

Mathematicians at war

Volterra and his French colleagues in World War I

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ISBN: 978-90-481-2739-9 (Print) 978-90-481-2740-5 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

  2. PART I. Introduction to the letters

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-7

      What Is this Book About?

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      Pages 9-12

      The Protagonists

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      Pages 13-16

      Italy and France at the Eve of WW1

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      Pages 17-19

      Vito Volterra and his institutional activity

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      Pages 21-32

      Volterra and Italian Interventionism Between 1914 and 1915

  3. PART II. Volterra’s exchanges with Borel, Hadamard

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 33-33

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      Pages 35-152

      Volterra’s Exchanges with Borel, Hadamard and Picard in World War One

  4. PART III. Appendices

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 153-153

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      Pages 155-164

      The Case of Pérès

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      Pages 165-169

      Persuading the American Jewish Community

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      Pages 171-179

      French Propaganda

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      Pages 181-188

      Cultural Relations Between Italy and France

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 189-194