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Galois' theory of algebraic equations

Author: Jean-Pierre Tignol
Publisher: Singapore : World Scientific, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintedView all editions and formats
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A detailed account of the theory of algebraic equations, from its origins in ancient times to its completion by Galois in the 19th century. The main emphasis is placed on equations of at least the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Pierre Tignol
ISBN: 9789810245412 9810245416
OCLC Number: 772869014
Description: XIII, 333 Seiten
Contents: Quadratic equations; cubic equations; quartic equations; the creation of polynomials; a modern approach to polynomials; alternative methods for cubic and quartic equations; roots of unity; symmetric functions; the fundamental theorem of algebra; Lagrange; Vandermonde; Gauss on cyclotomic equations; Ruffini and Abel on general equations; Galois.
Other Titles: Leçons sur la théorie des équations.
Responsibility: Jean-Pierre Tignol.
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