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Links to Internet Addresses
concerning Life and Work of Paul Erdös

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  1. Web Sites
      The Erdös number project by Larry Grossman and Patrick Ion
      Links to Information about Paul Erdös by Larry Grossman
      A Web site by Paul Hoffman
  2. Obituaries and Other Articles
      The New York Times, September 24, 1996, by Gina Kolata
      The Economist, October 5, 1996
      Paul Erdös dies at 83 by Béla Bollobás
      Commentary by Gian-Carlo Rota in SIAM News
      Paul Erdös (1913-1996), Dept. of Math., City College of New York
      Paul Erdös, article from Math Talk, Maine School of Sci. and Math.
      A life that added up to something by Charles Krauthammer, Washington Post Writers Group
      Math nomad touched many with brilliance by Larry Evans, The Free Lance-Star, Fredricksburg, Virginia
      To Prove a conjecture: Paul Erdös and his Mathematics (Summary), The American Mathematical Monthly
      Remembering Uncle Paul by Allen Schwenk, Michigan Section-MAA Newsletter, Spring 1997
      Paul Erdös, Odense Univ.
      Paul Erdös, Univ. Cape Town
      Paul Erdös: 1913-1996, by David Galvin
      Paul Erdös at Purdue by Michael Golomb
      Paul Erdös (1913-1996), by József Pelikán on the pages of the Australian Mathematical Trust
      In Memoriam Paul Erdös (1913-1996), Univ. of Chicago
      Birthday celebration in 1996 at the Univ. of Memphis
      Paul Erdös: Matemático de Leyenda by Pablo Meyer
      Paul Erdös: Kimdir, neler yapm t r, Ege Univ., Izmir
      Paul Erdös -- 1913-1996 by Melvin Henriksen, Topological Commentary Vol. 1, No.3
      Reminiscences of Paul Erdös (1913-1996) by Melvin Henriksen
      References for papers about Paul Erdös
      Biographical Information on Paul Erdös
      Sobre el número de Erdös by Rodrigo De Castro
      Erdös Number by Alex Lopez-Ortiz
      A Life of Mathematics: Paul Erdös (1913-1996) by Béla Bollobás as published in the December, 1996, issue of MAA's FOCUS  (LATeX-source)
      Erdös Páal, 1913-03-26 to 1996-09-20 by Richard K. Guy as delivered on January 10, 1997, at the San Diego Meeting of the AMS  (LATeX-source)
      Paul Erdös, 1913-1996 by Vladik Kreinovich as published in Vol.2, No.4, 1996, p. 383-386, of Reliable Computing (TOC) (TeX-source)
      Paul Erdös (1913-1996) by László Babai and Joel Spencer, Notices of the AMS, Vol. 45, No.1
      The Mathematics of Paul Erdös by László Babai, Carl Pomerance and Péter Vértesi, Notices of the AMS, January 1998
      Groups, Graphs, and Paul Erdös, Ivars Peterson's MathLand
      Paul Erdös: An Infinity of Problems, Ivars Peterson's MathLand
  3. More Pictures
      with Erdös Award Winners in Pravetz, Bulgaria
      Photographs from the Film: N is a Number..., by George Paul Csicsery
      with Fajtlowicz, C.Larson and E.DeLa Vina
      Poster of Erdös
      Japan 86, Austria 89, Hungary 96
      several Photographs
  4. Book Announcements
      N is a Number. A Portrait of Paul Erdös (Film)
      Combinatorics, Geometry and Probability. In Memory of Paul Erdös by Béla Bollobás
      Erdös on Graphs. His Legacy of Unsolved Problems by Fan Chung and Ron Graham
      Combinatorics: Paul Erdö is Eighty, edited by D.Miklós, V.T.Sós and T.Szönyi
      The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erdös and the Search for Mathematical Truth by Paul Hoffman
      My Brain is Open: The Mathematical Journeys of Paul Erdös by Bruce Schechter
      The Mathematics of Paul Erdös I, edited by R.L. Graham and J. Nesetril
      The Mathematics of Paul Erdös II, edited by R.L. Graham and J. Nesetril


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