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A history of the Burnside problem

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Author:MacTutor Math History Archives
Description: Linked essay on the development of the questions: Is a finitely generated periodic group necessarily finite? Is a finitely generated periodic group of bounded exponent necessarily finite?

Levels: College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles, Bibliographies
Math Topics: Group Theory, History and Biography

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