Waclaw Sierpinski
1882  1969  Click the picture above  
Sierpinski's most important work is in the area of set theory, point set topology and number theory. In set theory he made important contributions to the axiom of choice and to the continuum hypothesis.  
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List of References (18 books/articles)
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