Books by Tom Petsinis

THE FRENCH MATHEMATICIAN by Tom Petsinis
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 24, 1998

"Yet had Galois collected stamps or repaired shoes, instead of doing what he did, the novel would have forfeited its appeal mainly, or only, to mathematicians."
Australian poet and novelist Petsinis makes his American debut with an engaging historical drama: the political and religious tumult of early-19th-century France seethes behind the life of a prodigiously gifted mathematician, Evariste Galois. Read full book review >