Date: May 7, 2013 4:48 PM
Author: David Bernier
Subject: Riemann inspired Lewis Carroll to write Alice's Adventures in Wonderland<br> and Through the Looking-Glass (?)
That is what Wikipedia says, citing an article from 2004

that is inacessible to me, ref. 4 at the Wikipedia page

on Riemann.

Cf.:

Section on Riemann's influence:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bernhard_Riemann .

The Wikipedia page on Lewis Carroll,

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Lutwidge_Dodgson

shows that both books appeared after Riemann's 1859 paper,

which some say made Riemann "famous" within a short few

years.

The Wikipedia page on Lewis Carroll gives no hint of

an influence of Riemann on Carroll ...

David Bernier

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