A Quote by Philip J. Davis on beginning, war, and world

One began to hear it said that World War I was the chemists' war, World War II was the physicists' war, World War III (may it never come) will be the mathematicians' war.

Philip J. Davis

Source: Philip J. Davis & Reuben Hersh,The Mathematical Experience, Boston: Birkhäuser,1981

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