This book is a classic of outstanding clarity and there is nothing that needs to be said about the content of this book that has not already been said elsewhere. Read morePublished 11 months ago by M. Casanova
This is a very good, short and useful account of basic commutative algebra, by two famous algebraic geometers (one a Fields medalist) that has long been recommended as unusually... Read morePublished on April 12, 2012 by mathwonk
Definitely the best first book on commutative algebra. Contains just enough to get you started for Hartshorne.
- Short. Really short. Read more
Now this is clearly *the* best mathematics text I've come upon. It was the syllabus in my first course in commutative algebra. Read morePublished on April 30, 2011 by Fredrik Meyer