De eenzaamheid van de priemgetallen

Paolo Giordano (author), Mieke Geuzebroek (translator), Pietha De Voogd (translator)
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Title
De eenzaamheid van de priemgetallen
Author
Paolo Giordano
Translator
Mieke Geuzebroek Pietha De Voogd
Language
Dutch
Original language
Italian
Original title
La solitudine dei numeri primi
Publisher
Amsterdam: Cargo, 2009
1 digitaal bestand
ISBN
9789023442325

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About Paolo Giordano

Paolo Giordano (born 1982) is an Italian writer who won the Premio Strega literary award with his first novel The Solitude of Prime Numbers.

Biography

Paolo Giordano was born on December 19, 1982, in Turin, Italy. He studied physics at the University of Turin and holds a PhD in theoretical particle physics. The Solitude of Prime Numbers, his first novel, has sold over a million copies and was translated into thirty languages.

The Italian language film based on the novel was released in September 2010.

His book How Contagion Works is one of the first to be written on the COVID-19 pandemic and warns of the danger of authoritarianism.

Bibliography

  • 2008: The Solitude of Prime Numbers (published in Italian as La solitudine dei numeri primi)
  • 2012: The Human Body (published in Italian as Il corpo umano)
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