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Book Information:

Author: Harold M. Edwards
Title: Fermat's last theorem, a genetic introduction to algebraic number theory
Additional book information: Graduate Texts in Math. Springer-Verlag, Berlin and New York, 1977, xv + 410 pp.

Author: Paulo Ribenboim
Title: 13 Lectures on Fermat's last theorem
Additional book information: Springer-Verlag, Berlin and New York, 1979, xvi + 302 pp.

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  • 2. E. Stafford and H. S. Vandiver, Determination of some properly irregular cyclotomic fields, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 18 (1932), 139-150.

Review Information:

Reviewer: Charles J. Parry
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 4 (1981), 218-222
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1981-14890-4