The Arithmetic Of Elliptic Curves: V. 106 (Graduate Texts In Mathematics) - J.H. Silverman
Springer-Verlag New York Inc. (1994)
In Collection

Read It:
Arithmetic, Curves, Algebraic, Curves, Elliptic

The theory of elliptic curves is distinguished by its long history and by the diversity of the methods that have been used in its study. This book treats the arithmetic theory of elliptic curves in its modern formulation, through the use of basic algebraic number theory and algebraic geometry. The book begins with a brief discussion of the necessary algebro-geometric results, and proceeds with an exposition of the geometry of elliptic curves, the formal group of an elliptic curve, elliptic curves over finite fields, the complex numbers, local fields, and global fields. The last two chapters deal with integral and rational points, including Siegel's theorem and explicit computations for the curve Y^2 = X^3 + DX. The book contains three appendices: Elliptic Curves in Characteristics 2 and 3, Group Cohomology, and a third appendix giving an overview of more advanced topics.

Product Details
LoC Classification QA567 .S44 1986
Dewey 516.35
Format Hardcover
Cover Price 41,99 €
No. of Pages 400
Height x Width 236 x 162 mm
Personal Details
Links Amazon
Library of Congress