An Introduction to the Theory of Surreal Numbers (London Mathematical Society Lecture Note Series)
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The topics covered include exponentiation and generalized e-numbers.. H. Since their introduction by J. These notes provide a formal introduction to the theory in a clear and lucid style. Conway, the theory of surreal numbers has seen a rapid development revealing many natural and exciting properties. The the author is able to lead the reader through to some of the problems in the field. The surreal numbers form a system which includes both the ordinary real numbers and the ordinals
A Comprehensive Account Dave J P Gives a complete perspective on the meaning of surreal numbers and characterizations of the various subsets of this overarching system. The proofs are careful, though tedious to follow.