**Lectures on the Calculus of Variations**

by Oskar Bolza

**Publisher**: The University of Chicago press 1904**ISBN/ASIN**: 141818201X**Number of pages**: 304

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The emphasis lies entirely on the theoretical side: I have endeavored to give clear definitions of the fundamental concepts, sharp formulations of the problems, and rigorous demonstrations. Difficult points, such as the proof of the existence of a 'field', the details in Hilbert's existence proof, etc., have received special attention.

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