Early within the improvement of quantity concept, it was once spotted that the hoop of integers has many houses in universal with the hoop of polynomials over a finite box. the 1st a part of this e-book illustrates this courting via providing analogues of assorted theorems. The later chapters probe the analogy among worldwide functionality fields and algebraic quantity fields. themes comprise the ABC-conjecture, Brumer-Stark conjecture, and Drinfeld modules.
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