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Burger, Edward B.
Exploring the number jungle: A journey into diophantine analysis.
American Mathematical Society, Providence, RI (ISBN 0821826409). 151 p. (2000).
2000
American Mathematical Society, Providence, RI
EN
F65
diophantine approximation
diophantine geometry
farey sequences
liouville numbers
roth's theorem
This book brings to life the fundamental ideas and theorems from diophantine approximation and equations, geometry of numbers, diophantine geometry, and padic analysis. Through his engaging style, the author creates an inviting atmosphere where readers actively build intuition, develop ideas, and prove results as they journey through some beautiful areas of number theory. The minimal background requirements and the author's fresh approach make this book accessible to a wide range of students, mathematicians, and fans of number theory.