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1 edition of **Galois Theory** found in the catalog.

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Published
**2001** by Springer New York in New York, NY .

Written in English

- Mathematics,
- Algebra,
- Number theory

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by Jean-Pierre Escofier |

Series | Graduate Texts in Mathematics -- 204, Graduate texts in mathematics -- 204. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA150-272 |

The Physical Object | |

Format | [electronic resource] / |

Pagination | 1 online resource (xiv, 304p. 48 illus.) |

Number of Pages | 304 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL27040604M |

ISBN 10 | 1461265584, 1461301912 |

ISBN 10 | 9781461265580, 9781461301912 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 852791442 |

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