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Author: Serge Lang
Publisher: New York : Springer, 2005.
Series: Graduate texts in mathematics, 211.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. 3rd ed., corr. printingView all editions and formats

A basic text for a one year course in algebra at the graduate level or as a useful reference for mathematicians and professionals who use higher-level algebra. It addresses the basic concepts of  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Serge Lang
ISBN: 9780387953854 038795385X
OCLC Number: 310466378
Description: xv, 914 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword.- Groups.- Rings.- Modules.- Polynomials.- Algebraic Equations.- Galois Theory.- Extensions of Rings.- Transcendental Extensions.- Algebraic Spaces.- Noetherian Rings and Modules.- Real Fields.- Absolute Values.- Matrices and Linear Maps.- Representation of One Endomorphism.- Structure of Bilinear Forms.- The Tensor Product Semisimplicity.- Representations of Finite Groups.- The Alternating Product.- General Homology Theory.- Finite Free Resolutions.- Appendices.- Bibliography.
Series Title: Graduate texts in mathematics, 211.
Responsibility: Serge Lang.
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