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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society

The Bulletin publishes expository articles on contemporary mathematical research, written in a way that gives insight to mathematicians who may not be experts in the particular topic. The Bulletin also publishes reviews of selected books in mathematics and short articles in the Mathematical Perspectives section, both by invitation only.

ISSN 1088-9485 (online) ISSN 0273-0979 (print)

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  • Published electronically: December 21, 1999
  • Additional Notes: Reprinted from Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 12 (1906), 240–260.
    Translated with the author’s permission by Professor J. W. Young.
    Address delivered before the Section of Applied Mathematics of the International Congress of Arts and Science, St. Louis, September 24, 1904.
  • © Copyright 1999 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 37 (2000), 25-38
  • MSC (2000): Primary 83A05, 70A05
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