The story of the higher dimensional Poincaré conjecture : what actually happened on the beaches of Rio de Janeiro / Stephen Smale ; introduced by Michael Shub.

Smale talks about Poincaré conjecture and the controversy about his proof. He provides personal experiences surrounding his work and its relationship to government policies.

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Bibliographic Details
Uniform Title:AMS-MAA joint lecture series.
Corporate Authors: American Mathematical Society (Production company, Publisher)
Mathematical Association of America (Production company)
Other Authors: Smale, Stephen, 1930- (Speaker)
Shub, Michael, 1943- (Presenter)
Published: Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, [2009?]
Series:AMS-MAA joint lecture series.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (47 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Format: Video DVD

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