**Elementary Theory of Numbers**

by Waclaw Sierpinski

**Publisher**: ICM 1964**Number of pages**: 516

**Description**:

The variety of topics covered here includes divisibility, diophantine equations, prime numbers (especially Mersenne and Fermat primes), the basic arithmetic functions, congruences, the quadratic reciprocity law, expansion of real numbers into decimal fractions, decomposition of integers into sums of powers, some other problems of the additive theory of numbers and the theory of Gaussian integers.

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