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An introduction to the theory of numbers, by G. H. Hardy and E. M. Wright

Label
An introduction to the theory of numbers
Title
An introduction to the theory of numbers
Statement of responsibility
by G. H. Hardy and E. M. Wright
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The sixth edition of the classic undergraduate text in elementary number theory includes a new chapter on elliptic curves and their role in the proof of Fermat's Last Theorem, a foreword by Andrew Wiles and extensively revised and updated end-of-chapter notes
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1877-1947
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Hardy, G. H.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA241
LC item number
.H28 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1906-2005
  • 1955-
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  • Wright, E. M.
  • Heath-Brown, D. R
  • Silverman, Joseph H.
Series statement
Oxford mathematics
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  • Number theory
  • Zahlentheorie
Label
An introduction to the theory of numbers, by G. H. Hardy and E. M. Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [597]-600) and indexes
Contents
The series of primes (1) -- The series of primes (2) -- Farey series and a theorem of Minkowski -- Irrational numbers -- Congruences and residues -- Fermat's theorem and its consequences -- General properties of congruences -- Congruences to composite moduli -- The representation of numbers by decimals -- Continued fractions -- Approximation of irrationals by rationals -- The fundamental theorem of arithmetic in k(l), k(i), and k(p) -- Some diophantine equations -- Quadratic fields (1) -- Quadratic fields (2) -- The arithmetical functions -- Generating functions of arithmetical functions -- The order of magnitude of arithmetical functions -- Partitions -- The representation of a number by two or four squares -- Representation by cubes and higher powers -- The series of primes (3) -- Kronecker's theorem -- Geometry of numbers -- Elliptic curves
Control code
214305907
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • 6th ed. /
  • [rev. by D.R. Heath-Brown and J.H. Silverman]
Extent
xxi, 621 p.
Isbn
9780199219858
Lccn
2008279092
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)214305907
Label
An introduction to the theory of numbers, by G. H. Hardy and E. M. Wright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [597]-600) and indexes
Contents
The series of primes (1) -- The series of primes (2) -- Farey series and a theorem of Minkowski -- Irrational numbers -- Congruences and residues -- Fermat's theorem and its consequences -- General properties of congruences -- Congruences to composite moduli -- The representation of numbers by decimals -- Continued fractions -- Approximation of irrationals by rationals -- The fundamental theorem of arithmetic in k(l), k(i), and k(p) -- Some diophantine equations -- Quadratic fields (1) -- Quadratic fields (2) -- The arithmetical functions -- Generating functions of arithmetical functions -- The order of magnitude of arithmetical functions -- Partitions -- The representation of a number by two or four squares -- Representation by cubes and higher powers -- The series of primes (3) -- Kronecker's theorem -- Geometry of numbers -- Elliptic curves
Control code
214305907
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • 6th ed. /
  • [rev. by D.R. Heath-Brown and J.H. Silverman]
Extent
xxi, 621 p.
Isbn
9780199219858
Lccn
2008279092
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)214305907

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