2013 Reprint of 1963 variation. complete facsimile of the unique version, no longer reproduced with Optical acceptance software program. the speculation of Boolean algebras is without doubt one of the most enticing elements of arithmetic. at the one hand, Boolean algebras come up evidently in such various fields as good judgment, degree thought, topology, and ring concept, in order that the learn of those gadgets is influenced via very important functions. even as, the idea which has been constructed constitutes some of the most stylish elements of recent algebra. eventually, the topic nonetheless poses many hard questions, a few of that have huge value. A graduate pupil who needs to check Boolean algebras will locate a number of first-class books to delicate his manner: for an advent, the booklet by way of Halmos is among the better of those monographs. It deals a short path to the main appealing elements of the speculation.
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