Who Is Alexandre Grothendieck?

Volume 3: Spirituality (1970-1991)

by Winfried Scharlau

Translated from the German by Melissa Schneps


                                                                                                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Drawing: Coralie Colmez

    Cover page and Foreword
    Chapter 1: The Great Turning Point
    Chapter 2: Three passions
    Chapter 3: Grothendieck in Algeria, Vietnam and Romania
    Chapter 4: The revolution
    Chapter 5: After resigning from the IHES, 1970
    Chapter 6: Survivre et Vivre, 1970-1972
    Chapter 7: Professor at the Collège de France and Orsay, 1970-1973
    Chapter 8: The Provocateur
    Chapter 9: Invited Professor in Kingston and Buffalo, 1971-1973
    Chapter 10: The Weil Conjectures
    Chapter 11: Retreat to the Countryside. Villecun
    Chapter 12: Grothendieck's Family I
    Chapter 13: Professor at Montpellier, 1973-84
    Chapter 14: Grothendieck's seminar in Montpellier
    Chapter 15: Directeur de Recherche, 1984-88
    Chapter 16: Traveler without baggage
    Chapter 17: The Kafkaesque Trial, 1977-78
    Chapter 18: The Meditations
    Chapter 19: La Gardette and L'Eloge de l'Inceste, 1979-1980
    Chapter 20: A tranquil little life, Les Aumettes, 1985-1991
    Chapter 21: Grothendieck's Family II