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Fermat, Pierre de (1601–65)

Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199235940
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191727122
Fermat, Pierre de (1601–65)

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Leading of the first half of the seventeenth century, remembered chiefly for his work in the theory of numbers, including

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Subjects: Pure Mathematics

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