The Little Book of Bigger Primes

This book could have been called "Selections from the Book of Prime Number Records." However, I prefered the title which propelled you on the first place to open it, and perhaps (so I hope) to buy it! Richard K. Guy, with his winning ways, suggested the title to me, and I am grateful. But...

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Main Author: Ribenboim, Paulo
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer New York 1991, 1991
Edition:1st ed. 1991
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1 How Many Prime Numbers Are There?
  • 2 How to Recognize Whether a Natural Number is a Prime
  • 3 Are There Functions Defining Prime Numbers?
  • 4 How Are the Prime Numbers Distributed?
  • 5 Which Special Kinds of Primes Have Been Considered?
  • 6 Heuristic and Probabilistic Results about Prime Numbers
  • Conclusion
  • Primes up to 10,000
  • Index of Tables
  • Index of Records
  • Index of Names
  • Gallimawfries