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Re: Book prizes..
I would add "Godel, Echer, Bach"
by........the name escapes me, but I'm sure google knows :).
On 10/31/06, Subbarao Kambhampati <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
This mail is primarily meant for the student who correctly guessed that
he/she is one of the students crossing 70 (he/she knows who she/he is).
It is being cc'd to the class list just so to set the record straight and
stop any possible speculations of reneging on my part (most of which I
mooted myself ;-).
Please feel free to send me amazon link to any one general science book that
you would like to get. Some non-binding suggestions, that I had enjoyed
(The Language Instinct by Steven Pinker)
(Guns, Germs & Steel by Jared Diamond)
(Genome by Matt Riddley)
( American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer by
Kai Bird and Martin Sherwin)
(The Man Who Knew Infinity: A Life of the Genius Ramanujan by Robert