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axioms of unitarity and sigma-additivity; kinematic viscosity & rate of energy dissipation govern microscale turbulence @ v. high Re (nmsk length scale) acc. to 1941 theory
'Danny Deever'; 'Mandalay'
Reducibility among combinatorial problems (introduced namesake 21 NP-complete problems); names a string searching algorithm w/ Rabin
The Conquest of Bread; Mutual Aid
The Dharma Bums
On the Concept of Irony with Continual Reference to Socrates; 'Seducer's Diary'
'Bright Star'; Ambition, Love, and Poesy are temptresses in another poem
The Sense of an Ending
Powers of Horror; structuralist feminist who coined the term 'intertextuality'
Pedagogical Sketchbook; Writings on Form and Design Theory (aka his namesake Notebooks)
The Ghost in the Machine; Nikolai Rubashov is imprisoned for speaking out against Number One in another work
discusses the 'invisible gorilla' in Thinking, Fast and Slow; developed 'prospect theory' w/ Tversky
On Death and Dying
Harmonices Mundi
A Treatise on Probability
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang; When the Lights Go Down; I Lost It at the Movies; long-time film critic for The New Yorker
Delirious New York; S,M,L,XL (w/ Mau); designed the Casa da Música concert hall in Porto
Observations on the Feeling of the Beautiful and Sublime
The Shadow of the Sun; Imperium; The Emperor: Downfall of an Autocrat (about Haile Selassie); 'magical journalism'
'A Puzzle about Belief'; Wittgenstein on Rules and Private Language; discussed semantic attributes of 'Superman' and 'Clark Kent' in another work
Penthesilea; St. Cecilia, or the Power of Music
The Lake (not Banana's); Beauty and Sadness
The Sources of Normativity
The Art of Computer Programming
Facing Mount Kenya
The Drumming Out; Memed, My Hawk
author's 'coda' to one play is titled Slavs!; created character called 'the World's Oldest Living Bolshevik', Aleksii Antediluvianovich Prelapsarionov
The Soul of a New Machine; House; Home Town; Among Schoolchildren; Mountains Beyond Mountains
Flowers for Algernon
'A Small Place'; Autobiography of My Mother; At the Bottom of the River
The File on H.; The General of the Dead Army
Gabriel's Gift; My Son the Fanatic; The Buddha of Suburbia
The Yellow Sound; developed four 'color-tone dramas' exploring color theory and synesthesia
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
'Josephine the Singer'; literary executor was Max Brod

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