2) Diophantus. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001 ...Diophantus, (difan´ts) (KEY) , fl. A.D. 250, Greek algebraist. He pioneered in solving a type of indeterminate algebraic equation where one seeks integer values for...

3) Kronecker, Leopold. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001 ...his attention to mathematics and became professor at the Univ. of Berlin in 1883. Noted as an algebraist, he was a pioneer in the field of algebraic numbers and in...

4) Dickson, Leonard Eugene. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001 ...and Paris and joined the staff of the Univ. of Chicago in 1900. A leading American algebraist, he wrote on invariants and the theory of finite and infinite groups....

5) 85. Numeration. Mawson, C.O. Sylvester. 1922. Roget s International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases ...engine; adding machine; cash register. ARITHMETICIAN, calculator, geodesist, abacist; algebraist, geometrician, trigonometrician, mathematician, actuary, statistician....

6) Letter XXIV-On the Royal Society and Other Academies. Voltaire, François Marie Arouet de. 1909-14. Letters on the English. The Harvard Classics ...shall become a Sir Peter Delmé, a Sir Richard Hopkins, a Sir Gilbert Heathcote, whilst a poor algebraist spends his whole life in searching for astonishing properties...