Usually Ships in 3-5 Business Days
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 2nd edition with a publication date of 4/30/2014.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
This is a re-issue of the classic book from H. F. Baker. In two parts, this book first deals with the theory of hyperelliptic functions of two variables, and then with the reduction of the theory of general multiply-periodic functions to the theory of algebraic functions. It provides an elementary and self-contained introduction to many of the leading ideas in the theory of multiply periodic functions, whilst illuminating the importance of this theory in analytical geometry.
Table of Contents
|Hyperelliptic Functions of Two Variables|
|The differential equations for the sigma functions|
|Analytical results relating to the associated quartic surfaces|
|The expansion of sigma functions|
|Certain functional relations and their geometrical interpretation|
|The Reduction of the Theory of Multiply-Periodic Functions to the Theory of Algebraic Functions|
|General introductory theorems|
|On the rreduction of the theory of a multiply-periodic function to the theory of algebraic functions|
|Propositions for rational functions. Expression of a general periodic function by theta functions|
|The zeros of Jacobian functions|
|Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.|