Mathematician:Albert Parry

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Russian-born academic and historian who was the translator into English of Boris A. Kordemsky's $1956$ collection Математическая смекалка.


Russian, later American


  • Born: 1901 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia
  • 1921: Emigrated to the United States
  • 1938: Earned PhD in history at University of Chicago
  • Died: 1992 in Los Angeles


  • 1933: Garrets and Pretenders: A History of Bohemianism in America
  • 1933: Tattoo: Secrets of a Strange Art as Practised among the Natives of the United States
  • 1939: Whistler's Father
  • 1966: The New Class Divided: Science and Technology versus Communism
  • 1972: Translator into English of The Moscow Puzzles: 359 Mathematical Recreations (edited by Martin Gardner)
  • 1973: The Russian Scientist
  • 1976: Terrorism: From Robespierre to Arafat

Also known as

Born Victor LeClerc.