Basic treatment, incorporating language of abstract algebra and a history of the discipline. Topics include unique factorization and the GCD, quadratic residues, number-theoretic functions and the distribution of primes, sums of squares, quadratic equations and quadratic fields, diophantine approximation, more. Includes many problems. Bibliography. Advanced undergraduate-beginning graduate-level. 1977 edition.Basic treatment, incorporating language of abstract algebra and a history of the discipline.
|Title||:||Fundamentals of Number Theory|
|Author||:||William J. LeVeque|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 2014-01-05|