Landau, Edmund 18771938
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Works:  408 works in 1,376 publications in 7 languages and 9,888 library holdings 

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Roles:  Author, Editor, Honoree, Creator, Other, Artist 
Classifications:  QA241, 512.81 
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Most widely held works about
Edmund Landau
 Collected works by Edmund Landau( Book )
 Collected works by Edmund Landau( Book )
 Edmund Landau : sein Werk und sein Einfluß auf die Entwicklung der Mathematik by Wolfgang Kluge( Book )
 George Polya papers by George Pólya( )
 Schoenberg, I.J., papers by I. J Schoenberg( )
Most widely held works by
Edmund Landau
Differential and integral calculus by
Edmund Landau(
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60 editions published between 1934 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
60 editions published between 1934 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elementary number theory by
Edmund Landau(
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33 editions published between 1958 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
33 editions published between 1958 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foundations of analysis : the arithmetic of whole, rational, irrational, and complex numbers ; a supplement to textbooks on
the differential and integral calculus by
Edmund Landau(
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47 editions published between 1951 and 2001 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Why does 2 x 2 = 4? What are fractions? Imaginary numbers? Why do the laws of algebra hold? What are the properties of the numbers on which the differential and integral calculus is based? In other words, What are numbers? And why do they have the properties we attribute to them? This work answers such questions.
47 editions published between 1951 and 2001 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Why does 2 x 2 = 4? What are fractions? Imaginary numbers? Why do the laws of algebra hold? What are the properties of the numbers on which the differential and integral calculus is based? In other words, What are numbers? And why do they have the properties we attribute to them? This work answers such questions.
Grundlagen der Analysis (das Rechnen mit ganzen, rationalen, irrationalen, komplexen Zahlen) by
Edmund Landau(
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107 editions published between 1930 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A reprint [of the original edition] in which the forewords have been rendered into English and to which a complete GermanEnglish vocabulary has been appended."
107 editions published between 1930 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A reprint [of the original edition] in which the forewords have been rendered into English and to which a complete GermanEnglish vocabulary has been appended."
Vorlesungen über Zahlentheorie by
Edmund Landau(
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76 editions published between 1927 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
76 editions published between 1927 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foundations of analysis; the arithmetic of whole, rational, irrational, and complex numbers by
Edmund Landau(
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17 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Darstellung und Begründung einiger neuerer ergebnisse der Funktionentheorie by
Edmund Landau(
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66 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
66 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Einführung in die elementare und analytische Theorie der algebraischen Zahlen und der Ideale by
Edmund Landau(
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51 editions published between 1918 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
51 editions published between 1918 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handbuch der Lehre von der Verteilung der Primzahlen by
Edmund Landau(
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70 editions published between 1909 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
70 editions published between 1909 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Über einige neuere fortschritte der additiven zahlentheorie by
Edmund Landau(
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42 editions published between 1936 and 1964 in German and English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
42 editions published between 1936 and 1964 in German and English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Number theory and analysis : a collection of papers in honor of Edmund Landau (18771938) by
P Turán(
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10 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
February 14, 1968 marked the thirtieth year since the death of Edmund Landau. The papers of this volume are dedicated by friends, students, and admirers to the memory of this outstanding scholar and teacher. To mention but one side of his original and varied scientific work, the results and effects of which cannot be dis cussed here, Edmund Landau performed one of his greatest services in developing the analytic theory of prime numbers from a subject accessible only with great difficulty even to the initiated few to the general estate of mathematicians. With the exception of the work of Chebyshev, Riemann, and Mertens, before Landau the problems of this theory were attempted only in a number of papers which were filled with gaps and errors. These problems were such that even Gauss abandoned them after several attempts in his youth, and they were described by N.H. Abel in a letter of 1823 and by O. Toeplitz in a lecture in 1930 as the deepest part of mathe matics. Clarification first began with the papers of Hadamard, de la Vallee Poussin, and von Mangoldt. At the end ofthe foreword to his work" Handbuch der Lehre von der Verteilung der Primzahlen" which appeared in 1909, Landau could thus remark with complete justification: " ... The difficulty of the previously unsolved problems has frightened nearly everyone away from the theory of prime numbers
10 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
February 14, 1968 marked the thirtieth year since the death of Edmund Landau. The papers of this volume are dedicated by friends, students, and admirers to the memory of this outstanding scholar and teacher. To mention but one side of his original and varied scientific work, the results and effects of which cannot be dis cussed here, Edmund Landau performed one of his greatest services in developing the analytic theory of prime numbers from a subject accessible only with great difficulty even to the initiated few to the general estate of mathematicians. With the exception of the work of Chebyshev, Riemann, and Mertens, before Landau the problems of this theory were attempted only in a number of papers which were filled with gaps and errors. These problems were such that even Gauss abandoned them after several attempts in his youth, and they were described by N.H. Abel in a letter of 1823 and by O. Toeplitz in a lecture in 1930 as the deepest part of mathe matics. Clarification first began with the papers of Hadamard, de la Vallee Poussin, and von Mangoldt. At the end ofthe foreword to his work" Handbuch der Lehre von der Verteilung der Primzahlen" which appeared in 1909, Landau could thus remark with complete justification: " ... The difficulty of the previously unsolved problems has frightened nearly everyone away from the theory of prime numbers
Diophantische Gleichungen mit endlich vielen Lösungen by
Edmund Landau(
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22 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
22 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ausgewählte Abhandlungen zur Gitterpunktlehre by
Edmund Landau(
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16 editions published in 1962 in German and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
16 editions published in 1962 in German and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handbuch der Lehre von der Verteilung der Primzahlen by
Edmund Landau(
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1 edition published in 1953 in German and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1953 in German and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Kontinuum, und andere Monographien by
Hermann Weyl(
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12 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in German and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in German and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abhandlungen aus Zahlentheorie und Analysis; zur Erinnerung an Edmund Landau, 18771938 by
P Turán(
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13 editions published in 1968 in 3 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
13 editions published in 1968 in 3 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected works by
Edmund Landau(
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14 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vorlesungen über Zahlentheorie by
Edmund Landau(
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3 editions published between 1927 and 1955 in German and English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published between 1927 and 1955 in German and English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vorlesungen Uber Zahlentheorie by
Edmund Landau(
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24 editions published between 1927 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
24 editions published between 1927 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mathematische Abhandlungen by
Constantin Carathéodory(
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5 editions published in 1914 in German and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1914 in German and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 Steinhardt, F. Author of introduction Translator Author
 Turán, P. (Paul) 19101976 Author Editor
 Bateman, P. T. Author of afterword, colophon, etc. Author of introduction Contributor Editor
 Walfisz, Arnold 18921962 Editor
 Mirsky, L. (Leonid) Editor
 Weyl, Hermann 18851955 Author
 Riemann, Bernhard 18261866
 Gaier, Dieter
 Carathéodory, Constantin 18731950 Author Editor
 Hessenberg, Gerhard 18741925 Editor
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Algebraic fields Bernays, Paul, Bieberbach, Ludwig, Bohr, Harald August, Brentano, Franz, Calculus Calculus, Integral Continuity De Finetti, Bruno Differential calculus Diophantine analysis Erdős, Paul, Forms (Mathematics) Frege, Gottlob, Functional analysis Functions Generalized spaces Geometry Geometry, Riemannian GeometryFoundations Geometry of numbers Germany Hilbert, David, Hille, Einar, Knuth, Donald Ervin, Landau, Edmund, Lattice theory Lehmer, D. H.(Derrick Henry), Mathematical analysis Mathematical analysisFoundations Mathematicians Mathematics MathematicsStudy and teaching Montel, Paul, Numbers, Prime Number theory Pfluger, Albert, Runge, Carl, Schoenberg, I. J Schur, Issai, Schwarz, Hermann Amandus, Series Set theory Sierpinski, Waclaw, Spline theory Stanford University.Department of Mathematics Szegő, Gábor, Toeplitz, Otto, Universities and collegesFaculty Weyl, Hermann,
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Edmund Landau Duits wiskundige
Edmund Landau German Jewish mathematician
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