|von Wolfgang Krull|
Book News, Inc. This is a two-volume set collecting the German language papers of Wolfgang Krull. Volume 1 contains a brief English language preface by Ribenboim in which he records his personal contacts with Krull, whose approach to mathematics was inherited by Neukirch and spread subsequently to the most brilliant mathematicians of a newer generation. The volumes are not indexed. -- Copyright © 1999 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR All rights reserved Book News, Inc.®, Portland, OR
Synopsis Wolfgang Krull (1899-1971) - continuing the tradition of Felix Klein and Emmy Noether - is world famous for his contributions to the area of mathematics now known as abstract commutative algebra. With a few exceptions, these two volumes contain all papers of Krull published in mathematical periodicals. Volume 1 covers the period 1921 to 1938, beginning with Krull's 1921 Freiburg dissertations and ending with the 1938 landmark paper published in Crelle, in which he initiated the theory of local...