**Books:**

- M Gessen,
*Perfect Rigor: A Genius and the Mathematical Breakthrough of the Century*(New York, 2009).

**Articles:**

- 2006 Fields Medals awarded,
*Notices Amer. Math. Soc.***53**(9) (2006), 1037-1044. - L Bessières, G Besson and M Boileau, The proof of the Poincaré conjecture, according to Perelman, in
*The scientific legacy of Poincaré*(Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 2010), 243-255. - R Ezhil K, The man who refused the Fields Medal may also refuse a million dollars,
*Current Sci.***98**(10) (2010), 1279-1280. - A Jackson, Conjectures No More? Consensus Forming on the Proof of the Poincaré and Geometrization Conjectures,
*Notices Amer. Math. Soc.***53**(8) (2006). 897-901. - B Kleiner and J Lott, Notes on Perelman's papers,
*Geometry & Topology***12**(5) (2008), 2587-2855. - N Lobastova and M Hirst, World's top maths genius jobless and living with mother,
*The Daily Telegraph*(20 August 2006). - J Lott, The work of Grigory Perelman,
*International Congress of Mathematicians***I**(Eur. Math. Soc., Zürich, 2007), 66-76. - D Mackenzie, Breakthrough of the year. The Poincaré Conjecture-Proved,
*Science***314**(5807) (2006), 1848-1849. - J Mullins, Prestigious Fields Medals for mathematics awarded,
*New Scientist*(22 August 2006). - S Nasar and D Gruber, Manifold Destiny: A legendary problem and the battle over who solved it,
*The New Yorker*(21 August 2006). - A Osborn, Russian maths genius may turn down $1m prize,
*The Daily Telegraph*(27 March 2010). - D Overbye, An Elusive Proof and Its Elusive Prover,
*The New York Times*(15 August 2006). - J A Paulos, He Conquered the Conjecture,
*The New York Review of Books*(23 December 2010). - J Porti, 2006 Fields Medal: Grigori Perelman (Catalan),
*SCM Not. No.***23**(2007), 50-51. - Press Release, 2006 Fields Medal: Grigori Perelman.
- J Randerson, Meet the cleverest man in the world (who's going to say no to a $1m prize),
*The Guardian*(16 August 2006). - S Robinson, Russian Reports He Has Solved a Celebrated Math Problem,
*The New York Times*(15 April 2003). - A M Vershik, J Bourgain, H Kesten and N Reshetikhin, The mathematical work of the 2006 Fields medalists,
*Notices Amer. Math. Soc.***54**(3) (2007), 388-404.

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