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Ex-prodigy; my childhood and youth.

Author: Norbert Wiener
Publisher: Cambridge, M.I.T. Press [1964, ©1953]
Series: M.I.T. paperback series, MIT 19.
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Named Person: Norbert Wiener; Norbert Wiener; Norbert Wiener
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norbert Wiener
ISBN: 0262230119 9780262230117 0262730081 9780262730082
OCLC Number: 10120928
Description: 309 pages 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
A Russian Irishman in Kansas City --
The Proper Missourians --
First remembered patterns : 1894-1901 --
Cambridge to Cambridge, via New York and Vienna : June --
September, 1901 --
In the sweat of my brow : Cambridge, September, 1901-September, 1903 --
Diversions of a Wunderkind --
A Child among adolescents : Ayer High School, 1903-1906 --
College man in short trousers : September 1906-June, 1909 --
Neither child nor youth --
The Square peg : Harvard, 1909-1910 --
Disinherited : Cornell, 1910-1911 --
Problems and confusions : summer, 1911 --
A Philosopher despite himself : Harvard, 1911-1913 --
Emancipation : Cambridge, June, 1913- April, 1914 --
A Traveling scholar in wartime : 1914-1915 --
Trial run : teaching at Harvard and the University of Maine, 1915-1917 --
Monkey wrench, paste pot, and the slide rule war, 1917-1919 --
The Return to mathematics --
Epilogue.
Series Title: M.I.T. paperback series, MIT 19.
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