MAA Writing Awards
Book Review of Galois Theory by Harold M. Edwards
Year of Award: 1987
Award: Lester R. Ford
Publication Information: The American Mathematical Monthly, vol. 93, 1986, pp. 407-411
Summary: This book review of Galois Theory by Harold Edwards provides a nice survey of Galois's mathematics and how it was perceived by his contemporaries.
About the Author: Peter M. Neumann was at Oxford University at the time of publication.