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Author: Constance Reid
Title: Courant in Göttingen and New York-The story of an improbable mathematician
Additional book information: Springer-Verlag, New York, Heidelberg, Berlin, 1976, 314 pp. + 16 pp. photographs, $12.80.
Reviewer: Marshall H. Stone
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 84 (1978), 234-241