The Algebra of Invariants
by J.H. Grace, A. Young
Publisher: Cambridge, University Press 1903
Number of pages: 404
Invariant theory is a subject within abstract algebra that studies polynomial functions which do not change under transformations from a linear group. The object of this book is to provide an English introduction to the symbolical method in the theory of Invariants.
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