**Abstract Algebra Done Concretely**

by Donu Arapura

**Publisher**: Purdue University 2004**Number of pages**: 103

**Description**:

This book covers basic abstract algebra. Rather than spending a lot of time on axiomatics and serious theorem proving, the author wanted to spend more time with examples, simple applications and with making scenic detours.

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