There's now a lot interaction among reviews on logarithmic varieties and deep points of mathematics algebraic geometry. New mild has been shed, for example, at the well-known conjectures of Tate and Shafarevich in relation to abelian kinds and the linked celebrated discoveries of Faltings constructing the Mordell conjecture. This e-book supplies an account of the idea of linear varieties within the logarithms of algebraic numbers with certain emphasis at the vital advancements of the prior twenty-five years. the 1st half covers easy fabric in transcendental quantity concept yet with a contemporary viewpoint. the remaining assumes a few historical past in Lie algebras and crew types, and covers, in a few circumstances for the 1st time in publication shape, a number of complex themes. the ultimate bankruptcy summarises different features of Diophantine geometry together with hypergeometric conception and the André-Oort conjecture. A finished bibliography rounds off this definitive survey of powerful equipment in Diophantine geometry.
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