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  • Harold M. Edwards, Kummer, Eisenstein, and higher reciprocity laws, Number theory related to Fermat’s last theorem (Cambridge, Mass., 1981) Progr. Math., vol. 26, Birkhäuser Boston, Boston, MA, 1982, pp. 31–43. MR 685286, DOI 10.1007/978-1-4899-6699-5_{2}
  • J C. G. J. Jacobi, Canon Arithmeticus, Berlin, Typis Academicis, 1839. K E. E. Kummer, Allgemeine Reciprocitätsgesetze für beliebig hohe Potenzreste, Monatsber. Akad. Wiss. Berlin, 1850, 154–165; Collected Papers, I, pp. 346–357. L E. E. Kummer, Über die allgemeinen Reciprocitätsgesetze unter den Resten und Nichtresten der Potenzen, deren Grad eine Primzahl ist, Math. Abh. d. König. Akad. Wiss., Berlin, 1859, pp. 19–159; Collected Papers, I, pp. 699–839.
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  • Harold M. Edwards
  • Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, New York University, 251 Mercer Street, New York, New York 10012
  • Received by editor(s): June 30, 2006
  • Published electronically: October 31, 2006
  • © Copyright 2006 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 44 (2007), 133-135
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  • MathSciNet review: 2265012