Reviews

@article{Rosenthal2019Reviews,
  title={Reviews},
  author={Eric S. Rosenthal},
  journal={Mathematics Magazine},
  year={2019},
  volume={92},
  pages={396 - 397}
}
Renowned number-theorist Andrew Granville (U. de Montréal) here explores the graphic novel as a format to popularize mathematical discoveries. This absolutely brilliantly illustrated book arose from an earlier play and an accompanying commissioned musical piece. The mathematics too is astonishing—but explained understandably. It is about the “anatomical” similarities of the structures of “elements” (integers, permutations, polynomials in finite fields) in different areas of mathematics: the… Expand