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Cayley Algebra

The only Nonassociative Division Algebra with Real Scalars. There is an 8-square identity corresponding to this algebra. The elements of a Cayley algebra are called Cayley Numbers or Octonions.


Kurosh, A. G. General Algebra. New York: Chelsea, pp. 226-28, 1963.

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