The Book of Prime Number Records

The Guinness Book made records immensely popular. This book is devoted, at first glance, to present records concerning prime numers. But it is much more. It explores the interface between computations and the theory of prime numbers. The book contains an up-to-date historical presentation of the mai...

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Main Author: Ribenboim, Paulo
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York, NY Springer US 1989, 1989
Edition:Second Edition
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The Guinness Book made records immensely popular. This book is devoted, at first glance, to present records concerning prime numers. But it is much more. It explores the interface between computations and the theory of prime numbers. The book contains an up-to-date historical presentation of the main problems about prime numbers, as well as many fascinating topics, including primality testing. It is written in a language without secrets and thoroughly accessible to everyone
Physical Description:XXIII, 479p online resource
ISBN:9781468405071