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An Introduction to the Theory of Numbers

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Used as new, revised 6th edition published in 2008.

An Introduction to the Theory of Numbers by G.H. Hardy and E. M. Wright is found on the reading list of virtually all elementary number theory courses and is widely regarded as the primary and classic text in elementary number theory. Developed under the guidance of D.R. Heath-Brown this Sixth Edition of An Introduction to the Theory of Numbers has been extensively revised and updated to guide today's students through the key milestones and developments in number theory. Updates include a chapter by J.H. Silverman on one of the most important developments in number theory, modular elliptic curves and their role in the proof of Fermat's Last Theorem, a foreword by A. Wiles, and comprehensively updated end-of-chapter notes detailing the key developments in number theory. Suggestions for further reading are also included for the more avid reader The text retains the style and clarity of previous editions making it highly suitable for undergraduates in mathematics from the first year upwards as well as an essential reference for all number theorists.

Item details

Author(s):
Hardy GH and Wright GM revised by Heath-Brown DR and Silverman JH
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
23.5x15.5cm
Edition:
revised 6th
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0199219869
ISBN-13:
9780199219865
Number of pages:
621
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, 2008
Title:
An Introduction to the Theory of Numbers

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Used as new, revised 6th edition published in 2008.

An Introduction to the Theory of Numbers by G.H. Hardy and E. M. Wright is found on the reading list of virtually all elementary number theory courses and is widely regarded as the primary and classic text in elementary number theory. Developed under the guidance of D.R. Heath-Brown this Sixth Edition of An Introduction to the Theory of Numbers has been extensively revised and updated to guide today's students through the key milestones and developments in number theory. Updates include a chapter by J.H. Silverman on one of the most important developments in number theory, modular elliptic curves and their role in the proof of Fermat's Last Theorem, a foreword by A. Wiles, and comprehensively updated end-of-chapter notes detailing the key developments in number theory. Suggestions for further reading are also included for the more avid reader The text retains the style and clarity of previous editions making it highly suitable for undergraduates in mathematics from the first year upwards as well as an essential reference for all number theorists.

Author(s):
Hardy GH and Wright GM revised by Heath-Brown DR and Silverman JH
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
23.5x15.5cm
Edition:
revised 6th
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0199219869
ISBN-13:
9780199219865
Number of pages:
621
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, 2008
Title:
An Introduction to the Theory of Numbers

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