On 8/2/12 4:49 AM, Andrzej Kozlowski wrote: > > ...V. I. Arnold was an enthusiast of teaching Abel's theorem (on the > impossibility of solving polynomial equations of degree 5 and higher) to > high-school children and he produced a complete proof that starts from > nothing and includes everything that needs to be known > > http://forums.wolfram.com/mathgroup/archive/2009/Apr/msg00639.html
The paperback edition of Arnold's book sells for about US $140, and a scanned-pages e-book version for about $120. Yikes!
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