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By: "Ore, Oystein"
Publisher: "Oslo, Norway", 1954
Seller ID: 19H013
Condition: VERY GOOD-/ Fair dj
"Tight, bright, clean, slight tilt. Sun faded spine. Dust jacket is present but is faded with ragged top edge and spine bottom, with several other small rips. 312 pages. Biography of Norwegian mathematician who ""proved the impossibility of solving the quintic equation in radicals...invented group theory...wrote a monumental work on elliptic functions...:"" and remains in the language of mathematics in the terms ""abelian group, abelian category, and abelian variety"". 317 indexed pages. Text in Norwegian." View more info