Fermatís Last Theorem: Still Awaiting a First-Rate Exposition

April 24, 1998

The good news concerning Andrew Wiles's proof of Fermat's last theorem (FLT) is that a first-rate exposition of it will eventually be written, one comparable to Gleick's Chaos [2] or GŲdel's Proof [3] by Nagel and Newman. The bad news is that none of the books under review is in that league.


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