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Title: Fermat's Last Theorem
Url: http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/history/HistTopics/Fermat's_last_...
Creator: O'Connor, J. J.
Robertson, E. F.
Publisher: University of St. Andrews
Description: This essay, from J.J. O'Connor and E.F. Robertson of the University of St. Andrews describes Fermat's theorem with links to mathematicians such as Sophie Germain, Legendre, Dirichlet, Shimura and Taniyama, etc., from its inception through Andrew Wiles' proof, with another web site and 17 references (books/articles).
LC Classification: Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra -- History
Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra -- Number theory -- Higher congruences, residues. Fermat's theorem
Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Mathematics -- Biography
GEM Subject: Mathematics
Mathematics -- Algebra
Mathematics -- Number theory
Key Concept: Mathematics -- Algebra
Resource Type: Mathematics Materials
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Format: html
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Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: History and Biography
Number Theory
Date Of Record Release: 2008-09-22 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2008-09-19 09:44:08 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Math Forum
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