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Book Information:

Author: Norman L. Alling
Title: Real elliptic curves
Additional book information: Mathematics Studies, Vol. 54, North-Holland Publishing Company, Amsterdam, 1981, xii + 350 pp., $36.25 US/Dfl. 85.00 paperback. ISBN 0-4448-6233-1.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Harvey Cohn
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 8 (1983), 380-385