The algebraic theory of quadratic forms. 2nd printing, with revisions. (English) Zbl 0437.10006

Mathematics Lecture Note Series, 54. Reading, Massachusetts etc.: The Benjamin/Cummings Publishing Company, Inc. Advanced Book Program. XIV, 343 p. (1980).


11-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to number theory
11E04 Quadratic forms over general fields
12D15 Fields related with sums of squares (formally real fields, Pythagorean fields, etc.)
12-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to field theory
11E12 Quadratic forms over global rings and fields
11E08 Quadratic forms over local rings and fields
11E10 Forms over real fields
11E16 General binary quadratic forms
11R80 Totally real fields
15A63 Quadratic and bilinear forms, inner products
15A66 Clifford algebras, spinors


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