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Search - List of Books by John Derbyshire

Not to be confused with Jonathan Derbyshire.


John Derbyshire (; born June 3, 1945) is a British-American writer. His columns in National Review and New English Review cover a broad range of political-cultural topics, including immigration, China, history, mathematics, and race. Derbyshire's 1996 novel, Seeing Calvin Coolidge in a Dream, was a New York Times "Notable Book of the Year". His 2004 non-fiction book, Prime Obsession, won the Mathematical Association of America's inaugural Euler Book Prize. A new political book, We Are Doomed: Reclaiming Conservative Pessimism, was released in September 2009.

Derbyshire attended the Northampton School for Boys and graduated from University College London, where he studied mathematics. Before turning to writing full-time, he worked on Wall Street as a computer programmer.

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Total Books: 21
Seeing Calvin Coolidge in a Dream  A Novel
1997 - Seeing Calvin Coolidge in a Dream a Novel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780312156497
ISBN-10: 0312156499
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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