TY - BOOK
DB - /z-wcorg/
DP - http://worldcat.org
ID - 58843332
LA - English
T1 - The equation that couldn't be solved : how mathematical genius discovered the language of symmetry
AU - Livio, Mario,
PB - Simon & Schuster
CY - New York
Y1 - 2005///
SN - 9780743258203 0743258207
AB - Traces the four-thousand-year-old mathematical effort to discover and define the laws of symmetry, citing the achievements of doomed geniuses Niels Henrick Abel and Evariste Galois to solve the quintic equation and give birth to group theory.
ER -