Der Briefwechsel Richard Dedekind – Heinrich Weber
[The Correspondence of Richard Dedekind and Heinrich Weber]
Ed. by Sonar, Thomas
In coop. with Reich, Karin
The sole collection of Richard Dedekind's correspondence, particularly with Heinrich and Emilie Weber
Aims and Scope
This volume provides the very first transcription of correspondence between Richard Dedekind and Heinrich Weber, one of the most important instances of written dialog between mathematicians in the 19th century.
Nearly every subarea of mathematics is addressed in the letters, which intensively discuss nascent developments in the field. A register of persons and index of works ease access to the topics discussed in the letters.
- xx, 492 pages
- DE GRUYTER OLDENBOURG
- Type of Publication:
- Famous mathematicians; mathematics; mathematics/history; history of science
- Mathematicians and historians of science